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Pegasus Parent Program
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Hours Mon-Fri: 8am - 5pm
Phone 407-823-5105
Fax 407-823-3847
Email ucfparents@ucf.edu
Location Howard Phillips Hall 216
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The purpose of the Pegasus Parent program is to provide quality and up-to-date information to parents and family members of UCF students. Understanding that a healthy relationship between students and parents leads to a positive college experience, we aim to assist parents in their endeavor to gather any important information that enables them to help their student succeed at UCF.

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Join the OSSM Living Learning Community
Posted on Friday, April 21st, 2017 @ 2:36pm

We invite all first year out-of-state students to live in our Living Learning Community (LLC) in Neptune!

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Is your student in need of a MAJOR?
Posted on Friday, April 21st, 2017 @ 1:57pm
Students needing additional major and career exploration may benefit from taking the MyPlan Career Assessment through the Career Services website.

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August 20, 2017 will mark the 5th year anniversary of UCF becoming a smoke free campus.
Posted on Friday, April 21st, 2017 @ 12:49pm

In 2012 UCF joined over 700 colleges and universities from around the nation as having either a tobacco and/or smoke-free policy in place. Today, there are now at least 1827 100% smoke-free campus sites. Of these, 1536 are also 100% tobacco-free, 1400 also prohibit e-cigarette use and 701 also prohibit hookah use.

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A message from Career Services
Posted on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 @ 9:14am

For career planning, demonstrating resilience is an essential skill your student will need to navigate the many ups and downs of the job search process. Perhaps they did not get the job or internship they wanted, or experienced a poor interview, or even received a negative performance evaluation. Sometimes during career planning, students discover that the dream career they’ve had since childhood is no longer an option due to poor performance in a required class, or maybe they experienced an injury with long-term effects on physical or mental ability. How will you and your student respond to these and other pressures?

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Applications are available now.
Posted on Monday, March 20th, 2017 @ 2:22pm
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.

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By: Elizabeth A. Manuel, Interim Associate Director, First Year Experience
Posted on Monday, March 20th, 2017 @ 2:01pm
April is Financial Literacy Month and it is a topic that is being taken to heart at the University of Central Florida. Students have a lot on their mind from maintaining grades, staying involved or pursuing internships, and ultimately continuing their time at UCF by funding their education. Every student has a different situation, but one thing remains constant; the importance of making educated financial decisions. PEGASUS, the Magazine of the University of Central Florida, recently featured a story regarding one major aspect of Financial Literacy: “Breaking Down Student Debt.” On average, UCF students owe less debt overall and 74% of UCF students are currently working full-time.

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The Student Academic Resource Center wants you to know about our new program, Academic Coaching and Engagement (ACE)!
Posted on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 @ 9:16am

The ACE Program facilitates academic success among undergraduates by providing FREE one-on-one, ongoing peer coaching. Academic coaches help program participants develop important academic and life skills such as organization, time management, goal setting and study skills, which are necessary to ensure satisfactory academic progress. If your student is having a challenging semester, struggling to stay motivated, or just wants to raise their academic game then this is a great opportunity!

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