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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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