Who Is John Hitt?

Who Is John Hitt?

For a quarter century, President John C. Hitt worked to put UCF on the map. But who is the man behind the evolution?

1ON1: Presidential Edition

1ON1: Presidential Edition

President John C. Hitt and President-elect Dale Whittaker discuss life lessons learned, their favorite UCF tradition and the future of UCF.
Hitt-isms

Hitt-isms

Insight, wisdom and tongue-in-cheek musings from UCF’s fourth president.

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Summer 2018
Summer 2018

Hitt-isms

Hitt-isms

Insight, wisdom and tongue-in-cheek musings from UCF’s fourth president.
Hitt’s World Briefs

Hitt’s World

Being the president of a university — especially one of the nation’s largest — is, without a doubt, a busy job. So before the board meetings and after the special events, every president deserves a chance to relax, unwind and enjoy a glass of club soda (with a little lime). Well, that’s assuming every president is like our very own John C. Hitt. Here are a few more of his favorite things, each one offering a glimpse into his world.
1ON1: Presidential Edition 1ON1

1ON1: Presidential Edition

President John C. Hitt and President-elect Dale Whittaker discuss life lessons learned, their favorite UCF tradition and the future of UCF.
Golden Guild Artifact

Golden Guild

Much more than a shiny token, President Hitt’s Pegasus ring represents a big commitment to UCF — and he’s not the only person to wear one.
How President Hitt Built a Legacy Feature

How President Hitt Built a Legacy

Over the past 26 years, President John C. Hitt has grown UCF in size, standing and scholarship. But Hitt’s ability to guide growth extends beyond the university and into the entire Central Florida region. Here are a few of his major accomplishments.
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Events

Fri 20 Jul
Recreation & Exercise Summer B Pool Party
The place to be for new Knights to meet! Live DJ with Knights of the Round Table, sun, fun, and your chance to make new and lifelong friends. Come to the RWC Leisure Pool, from 2pm-5pm Friday, June 29, July 13, July 20, and July 27. Soak up the sun a...
Fri 20 Jul
Meeting AFSCME Collective Bargaining Session
The next collective bargaining session between the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees and the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) will take place on Friday, July 20, from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. in UCF ...
Sat 21 Jul
Recreation & Exercise Barre Above Certification
The RWC will be hosting the Barre Above Certification on July 21, 2018 About Barre Above: "Fusing the best of Pilates, yoga, aerobics, and elements of the strengthening exercises dancers do, Barre Above delivers a results-driven workout that is not o...