University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida – Main Campus 4000 Central Florida Blvd. Orlando, FL 32816 407-823-2000 www.ucf.edu

The UCF campus is located just to the south of Oviedo, 13 miles from downtown Orlando, and adjacent to one of the top five research parks in the country. UCF has 12 regional campuses in Central Florida. UCF enrolls is one of the largest universities in the country. It is one of the fastest-growing research universities and has surpassed the $100 million mark in research funding annually. It offers almost 200 bachelor’s and master’s degrees and more than two-dozen doctoral programs. The main campus encompasses 1,415 acres, including 600 acres of natural lakes and woodlands. UCF recently opened a 21,000 square-foot FAIRWINDS Alumni Center for meetings and events, 75,000-square-foot psychology building, the 45,000-seat Bright House Networks Stadium , the 10,000-seat UCF Arena and the UCF College of Medicine.

UCF at a Glance

  • Unless otherwise indicated, figures are for Fall 2014.
  • Twenty-ninth largest graduate school in the country
  • Largest undergraduate enrollment in the state
  • Second highest number of National Merit Scholars in the state for first-time-in-college students
  • Second in the state in on-campus and affiliated housing with more than 9,700 beds

Enrollment TOTAL: 60,810 Undergraduate: 52,532 Graduate: 7,858 Hispanic (23.3%), African-American (11.0%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (5.6%) $44.9 million awarded to Bright Futures students (second largest amount in Florida)

Fall Freshman Class Profile: Fall 2014 TOTAL: 6,513 Average SAT Score: 1256 Average ACT Score: 27.4 Average High School GPA: 3.9

The Burnett Honors College Fall Freshman Class Profile TOTAL: 506 Average SAT Score: 1398 Average ACT Score: 31.5 Average High School GPA: 4.3

Degree Programs Bachelor’s: 92 Master’s: 83 Doctoral: 31 Specialist: 3 Professional: 1 (medicine)

Degrees Conferred (as of summer 2014) Bachelor’s: 265,582 Master’s: 43,830 Doctoral: 3,613 Specialist: 587

Employees TOTAL: 11,074 Faculty: 1,961 Staff: 9,113

Research Funding 2013-2014 $ 145.6 million

Operating Budget 2013-2014 $ 1.5 billion

Central Florida Research Park Adjacent to the University Ranked as one of the top five research parks nationally

Library Holdings Volumes: 1.6 million Periodical subscriptions: 16,530

12 Colleges

  • Burnett College of Biomedical Sciences
  • College of Arts and Humanities
  • College of Business Administration
  • College of Education
  • College of Engineering and Computer Science
  • College of Health and Public Affairs
  • College of Medicine
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Optics and Photonics
  • College of Sciences
  • Rosen College of Hospitality Management
  • The Burnett Honors College

INSTITUTES, CENTERS AND ACADEMIES (Partial List)

  • Advanced Materials Processing and Analysis Center
  • Biomolecular Science Center
  • Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers (CREOL)- Florida Photonics Center of Excellence- Florida Photonics Center of Excellence Laser Technology Initiative
  • Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA)
  • Florida Literacy and Reading Excellence (FlaRE) Center
  • Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC)
  • Florida Space Institute
  • Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport
  • Institution for Simulation and Training
  • Lou Frey Institute for Politics and Government
  • Morgridge National Reading Center
  • Nanoscience Technology Center
  • National Center for Forensic Science
  • National Consortium for Academics and Sports
  • Stormwater Management Academy
  • Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute
  • UCF Academy for Teaching, Learning and Leadership
  • UCF Technology Incubator

FACILITIES 1,415 acres (main campus), 164 buildings total

REGIONAL LOCATIONS

  • Rosen College of Hospitality Management Campus
  • School of Film and Digital Media
  • Florida Solar Energy Center
  • UCF Health Sciences Campus at Lake Nona

Regional Campuses In partnership with six Florida community colleges

  • UCF Cocoa
  • UCF Daytona Beach
  • UCF Downtown
  • UCF Heathrow
  • UCF Leesburg
  • UCF Ocala
  • UCF Osceola
  • UCF Palm Bay
  • UCF Sanford/Lake Mary
  • UCF South Lake
  • UCF South Orlando
  • UCF West Orlando