Orlando's University

We have a strong commitment by all partners not just to be in downtown, but to be of the downtown community.

UCF President, John C. Hitt

Dreaming Big

A 21st-century city needs a 21st-century campus. A place where new ideas can flourish from a foundation that’s built on innovation. One that will transform lives and our community for decades to come.

With your help, UCF will create a game-changing campus in the heart of our great city. Let’s build our future together.


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Latest Updates

UCF Names New Facilities Director for Downtown

Oct. 14, 2016
The University of Central Florida has named Allen Bottorff as the director of facilities for its new downtown campus. Bottorff will begin his new role on Oct. 17. He joins UCF from Valencia College, where he served as the assistant vice president for facilities planning and real estate development. In this new position, Bottorff will […]

UCF Downtown Secures $20M in Community Support

Sept. 17, 2016
Before a crowd of nearly 600 top donors, the University of Central Florida celebrated the public launch of a $500 million fundraising campaign Friday night, supporting students, faculty members and special projects such as UCF Downtown. Among the gifts recognized at the IGNITE campaign launch was a $7 million gift from Dr. Phillips Charities for UCF […]

UCF Signs Design and Build Contracts for Downtown Campus

Aug. 25, 2016
The University of Central Florida’s downtown campus is one step closer to construction as officials this week signed contracts with the team selected to design and build the campus. In June, the university selected SchenkelShultz Architecture, Robert A.M. Stern Architects and Skanska USA based upon their experience, creativity and design ideas for an innovative, urban […]

UCF Selects Finalists for Downtown Parking Garage

July 18, 2016
The University of Central Florida today released its short list of companies vying to construct the parking garage in downtown Orlando that will be part of UCF’s new campus there. The five teams, which include construction managers and architects, are: PCL Construction Services and Walker Parking Consultants The Beck Group and NBBJ Clancy & Theys […]


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