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Student Union Hosting Hurricane Michael Relief Drive

Donated items will be accepted until 10 a.m. Monday.

Posted Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 12:12 PM

In the wake of Hurricane Michael’s devastation to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast region, the UCF Student Union will be serving as the donation center for a relief drive through the weekend. Nonperishable food, water, clothes, linens or small household items will be collected and sent to communities affected by the storm. Donors can drop off items […]

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Giving Back: UCF Fraternity Helps the Homeless

Iota Rho Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity hosted "Sleep Out for the Homeless"

Posted Thursday, October 11, 2018 @ 6:28 PM

The Iota Rho Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma fraternity, in collaboration with NAACP and the African Student Organization, hosted Sleep Out for the Homeless last month at Lake Claire. Nickalos Wise, a Criminal Justice Student and President of the Iota Rho Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma helped organize the event at which 75 lunch bags […]

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Transfer Services Employee Receives NISTS Rising Star Award

TTS Employee Receives Signed Letter

Posted Wednesday, October 3, 2018 @ 3:15 PM

For his contributions to transfer services, the National Institute for the Study of Transfer Students has proudly to recognized the University of Central Florida’s Jason Dodge as one of the three 2019 Transfer Champion- Rising Star Award winners! Jason’s dedication to transfer students will be publicly recognized at the 17th Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, […]

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UCF Student’s Viral Dalmatian Shows How Service Dogs Can Help with Depression

By Nicole Dudenhoefer '17 | September 27, 2018

Posted Friday, September 28, 2018 @ 7:33 PM

Nothing can light up someone’s day quite like a dog. But canines can bring more than just joy. More than 10,000 people living in America use service dogs every year to help cope with their physical and mental conditions. Casey Bruno ’18 is one of those people. Bruno’s 2-year-old dalmatian, Paisley, not only helps her deal with […]

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UCF Extends In-State Tuition Rate for Puerto Rican Students Through 2023

By Heather Smith | September 27, 2018

Posted Friday, September 28, 2018 @ 7:31 PM

The University of Central Florida’s Board of Trustees today voted unanimously to again extend the in-state tuition rate for students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, providing another boost to students and families impacted by Hurricane Maria. “These brave students are inspiring, and I am as committed to their academic success as they […]

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