What is SDES? Student Development and Enrollment Services (SDES) is a division of the university comprised of a wide-ranging array of programs and services dedicated to providing students with opportunities for learning and a broad, collegiate experience.
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SDES News & Happenings
UCF Athletics honored 76 student-athletes Tuesday afternoon at the annual Student-Athlete Graduation Celebration. Senior Associate Athletics Director Dr. Eric A. Wood, Faculty Athletics Representative Dr. Manoj Chopra and Vice President and Director of Athletics Dr. Daniel J. White spoke to this year's class of graduating Knights, commending them on their achievement in front of their coaches, as well as members of the UCF Athletics staff and administration.
Most undergraduate degrees at UCF require 120 hours. Taking 30 credit hours each year enhances the chances that a student will earn a degree in four years. The Think 30 campaign was created to encourage UCF students to complete 30 credit hours each year with the goal of a timely graduation that minimizes the expense of a college degree.
The ninth annual TRiO End of the Year Celebration was held on April 25 to celebrate the successes of scholars in two of UCF’s TRiO Programs- PRIME STEM and Project BEST.
Woody Joseph has been named the new director of the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life at the University of Central Florida. Joseph previously served as the assistant director.
UCF’s Recreation and Wellness Center continues to produce the next generation of campus recreation professionals. The 2017 crop includes a current RWC professional staff member and six graduating seniors.
UCF’s mobile demonstration kitchen is the ﬁrst of its kind in the country. The mobile aspect of the kitchen allows the Division of Student Development and Enrollment Services to reach more students in the efforts to increase accessibility to fruit and vegetables, provide nutrition skills, and reduce food waste.
The Internal Revenue Service’s removal of a popular tool that helps students apply for financial aid has made it even more important for students to file their aid applications early and to fill out the forms correctly – otherwise, they’ll be at greater risk of delays in receiving their money.
Counseling and Psychological Services will be hosting the first Purrfectly Stress Free event at CAPS on April 19 at noon-2 p.m. and at the same time and day, they will also host PAWS a tively Stress Free. Both events will be held in the CAPS building but in separate rooms.
The Asian Student Association hosted the 17th anniversary of the Mr. and Miss ASA Scholarship Pageant on April 2. The event, themed fairy tales, was held at the Cape Florida Ballroom with an overwhelming audience of more than 400 attendees.
Come out and laugh and learn as Colin Ryan presents Funny Money: A Comedic Guide to Money Management on April 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the Morgridge International Reading Center.
The UCF Police Department and UCF Student Health Services are partnering to collect expired, unwanted and unused prescription drugs.
Medications will be collected Monday, April 10, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the Student Union Atrium.
Flags will be at half-staff and the Student Union’s Pegasus seal will be covered with tea-light candles and yellow roses April 11 for an Eternal Knights Memorial Service honoring 18 students who passed away in the past 12 months.
UCF Wrestling Club member Justus Griffith had been there before. Staring down the mat at Darius Bunch from Emmanuel College, a Christian Liberal Arts school in Northeast Georgia.
Please join Wellness and Health Promotion Services for the grand opening of the FreshU Kitchen: UCF's first food truck for a free cooking demonstration, healthy and delicious samples, activities, music and a visit from Knightro.
The University of Central Florida’s Knight-Thon student philanthropy group revealed Sunday it has raised $1.25 million in the past year for Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Central Florida’s Children’s Miracle Network hospital.
Wear red on April 4 Equal Pay Day to symbolize how far women and minorities are "in the red" with their pay. This date symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. It is far worse for women of color.
May 3Career Fair Prep Hour - Virtual Online
May 8Spring Job Shadow Program Career Services and Experiential Learning
May 9Statewide Job Fair CFE Arena
May 18Getting Started with Experiential Learning Career Services and Experiential Learning: 115
May 23FREE STD Screening Health Center & Pharmacy: 2nd Floor Conference Room
May 23Job Search Strategies Career Services and Experiential Learning: 121
May 24Rapid HIV Testing Event Recreation and Wellness Center: 111 (WHPS Classroom)
May 24Networking Strategies- WEBINAR Career Services and Experiential Learning