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Creating a Bold, New Future

At UCF, we believe that bigger is better – and universities must harness their size with a constant pursuit of excellence to have the greatest impact on the world around them. As UCF’s fifth president, I am committed to making UCF the preeminent research university for the 21st century. That means continuing UCF’s remarkable trajectory in academics, athletics, research and community impact while staying true to our values of expanding opportunity and demanding excellence.

As the nation’s largest source of talent and best university partner, UCF will set an example for what higher education can and should be for the rest of the nation. As its chief storyteller, chief fundraiser and No. 1 fan, I believe in the power of our people to make Central Florida a fantastic place to learn, live and work – with the best yet to come!

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Formula SAE is a collegiate motorsport design competition in which students use technical innovation and advanced engineering analysis to build formula style racecars. Every year the Baja SAE team of volunteer students design and manufacture a single passenger All-Terrain Vehicle to compete…
The Black Faculty and Staff Association (BFSA) collaborates with the Office of Diversity Initiatives in a leadership and mentoring program for UCF students. The Joseph C. Andrews Mentoring Breakfast is the annual culminating event for campus mentoring programs for underrepresented students at UCF, with guest…

Leadership and President’s Office

The President’s Office division is made up of bold, energetic and entrepreneurial leaders in policy and planning, strategic communications and marketing, and administrative and fiscal operations who advance UCF’s mission.

A Foundation of Excellence

Since 1968, UCF has grown from a small, technological school to one of the nation’s largest universities, constantly gaining in quality. Our legacy for inclusion and excellence was built by leaders who believed in the power of education to transform lives, communities and our entire state.

John C. Hitt
Steven Altman
Trevor Colbourn
Charles N. Millican