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

Exclusive Video Interview with New Vice Provost

May 21, 2016
Thad Seymour, recently named the new Vice Provost for UCF Downtown, sat down with News 13 this week to talk about the vision and plan for the new campus. “I think the best plan will be one that really embraces the strengths of what is part of the community already," he told News 13.  “And […]

New Vice Provost Named for UCF Downtown

May 17, 2016
Provost Whittaker sent the following message to the campus community. For nearly two years, we planned for a campus in downtown Orlando. Now that these plans are approved, we enter a new phase in this game-changing project. That means building on what our strong planning team has achieved so far, and bringing in a new […]

UCF Downtown Receives $1 Million from BB&T

May 2, 2016
The University of Central Florida today received a $1 million gift from BB&T Corporation for its downtown campus, the first major contribution since Florida Gov. Rick Scott approved $20 million in state funding for UCF Downtown in March. BB&T’s donation brings total community support for the campus to $17 million and will help pay for the […]

Arts Festival Connects UCF, Downtown Orlando

April 7, 2016
UCF Celebrates the Arts 2016 – a free festival of music, performances and visual displays – combines an abundance of arts and talent that would weigh down an actual marquee. The festival, which is all open to the public, reprises its second season April 8-16 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in […]


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