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.


Learn More About UCF’s Downtown Campus

Latest Updates

Community Update: Construction Opportunities

March 20, 2017
City of Orlando Commissioner Regina Hill and UCF are hosting a community update on construction opportunities for the downtown campus on Tuesday, March 28, at 6 p.m. The update will take place at the UCF Center for Emerging Media, 500 W. Livingston Street. Please join UCF and members of the design and construction teams for […]

New UCF Downtown Academic Building Gets Its Name

March 14, 2017
University of Central Florida leaders will vote this week to name the academic building at the downtown campus after one of the region’s leading philanthropic organizations. Last year, Dr. Phillips Charities committed $7 million to the new campus, helping the university surpass its $20 million community support goal and making available state funding for the […]

Downtown Groundbreaking Scheduled for May 11

March 10, 2017
UCF and Valencia College will host a ceremonial groundbreaking on May 11 at the site of the downtown campus, across the street from the UCF Center for Emerging Media. The community is invited to the groundbreaking. More details about the program will be posted as we get closer to the event date. Construction on the […]

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 […]


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