2019 Gather Luncheon

SDES Departments served 411 3-course meals to UCF students

Posted Friday, March 1, 2019 @ 9:07 AM

Food is love, and those who eat together stay together. Never was that more evident than earlier this week at the annual Gather Luncheon. Dozens of volunteers from WHPS, RWC, the Parent and Family Fund Grant (UCF Foundation), and SDES Departments served 411 three-course meals to Knights in the Cape Florida Ballroom inside the Student […]


SDES Loves EveryBODY

Events in conjunction with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

Posted Friday, March 1, 2019 @ 8:51 AM

UCF Student Health Services and Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) sponsored events each day this past week in conjunction with National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. Monday was UCF Loves EveryBODY, featuring a photo booth and the opportunity to interact with therapy dog “Copper” outside Ferrel Commons. Tuesday brought Blue Jeans for True Genes, an annual […]


Knights Helping Knights Pantry Celebrates 10 Years at UCF

A class project that started in a closet has evolved to one of campus’ best resources for students

Posted Thursday, February 28, 2019 @ 12:03 PM

When a group of LEAD Scholars students started the Knights Helping Knights Pantry during the Great Recession in 2009, they set out with a simple mission: Make sure students never have to choose between paying for food or paying for an education. “We didn’t want anyone’s education to get pushed aside due to financial concerns,” […]


UCF Off-Campus Housing Fair

Nearly five thousand currently enrolled students attended

Posted Friday, February 22, 2019 @ 9:13 AM

One week ago, Neighborhood Relations and Safety Education presented the 2019 Off-Campus Housing Fair. Bringing together 31 off-campus apartment complexes and leasing professionals, the fair presented students with an opportunity to evaluate housing options for summer and fall semester. Nearly five thousand currently enrolled students engaged with tables set up on the Student Union’s South […]


22 Students to Receive UCF’s Highest Honor

By UCF Communications

Posted Tuesday, February 19, 2019 @ 9:48 AM

UCF has named 22 students as recipients of the Order of Pegasus, the university’s most prestigious student award. The 2019 recipients were selected from a pool of 77 nominations. The 2019 class includes eight LEAD Scholars, eight President’s Leadership Council members, three Student Government Association leaders, 14 Burnett Honors College scholars, one Greek member, two student-athletes […]