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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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UCF Cares has resources to help your students this mid-semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 4:41pm

Mid-semester can be a tough time for many students. With midterms occurring along with many activities and involvements being in full swing – students can at times feel overwhelmed and/or stressed. UCF Cares offers resources that can assist students with a variety of situations, including but not limited to the following:

- The student is no longer able to balance academic and personal responsibilities.

- The student has had an unexpected health issue and needs support.

- The student is requesting a class absence notice.

- The student has had an unexpected financial crisis and may lose housing or financial support.

- The student may want to become more involved or connected on campus.

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UCF Cares has resources to help your students this mid-semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 4:41pm

Mid-semester can be a tough time for many students. With midterms occurring along with many activities and involvements being in full swing – students can at times feel overwhelmed and/or stressed. UCF Cares offers resources that can assist students with a variety of situations, including but not limited to the following:

- The student is no longer able to balance academic and personal responsibilities.

- The student has had an unexpected health issue and needs support.

- The student is requesting a class absence notice.

- The student has had an unexpected financial crisis and may lose housing or financial support.

- The student may want to become more involved or connected on campus.

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UCF Cares has resources to help your students this mid-semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 4:41pm

Mid-semester can be a tough time for many students. With midterms occurring along with many activities and involvements being in full swing – students can at times feel overwhelmed and/or stressed. UCF Cares offers resources that can assist students with a variety of situations, including but not limited to the following:

- The student is no longer able to balance academic and personal responsibilities.

- The student has had an unexpected health issue and needs support.

- The student is requesting a class absence notice.

- The student has had an unexpected financial crisis and may lose housing or financial support.

- The student may want to become more involved or connected on campus.

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UCF Cares has resources to help your students this mid-semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 3:57pm

Mid-semester can be a tough time for many students. With midterms occurring along with many activities and involvements being in full swing – students can at times feel overwhelmed and/or stressed. UCF Cares offers resources that can assist students with a variety of situations, including but not limited to the following:

- The student is no longer able to balance academic and personal responsibilities.

- The student has had an unexpected health issue and needs support.

- The student is requesting a class absence notice.

- The student has had an unexpected financial crisis and may lose housing or financial support.

- The student may want to become more involved or connected on campus.

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The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is proud to announce a new program we are offering this fall semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 3:32pm

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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The Student Academic Resource Center is proud to announce a new program we are offering this fall semester.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 1:46pm

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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The deadline is Monday, October 31, 2016.
Posted on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 @ 11:23am

A withdrawal is an option for students to remove themselves from a course after the add/drop period ends. A withdrawal from a course should be a consideration if a student is not achieving solid "C" work by the withdrawal deadline. When a student withdraws from a course, a "W" will not appear on their transcript but it will impact their GPA. The student will not receive a course refund.

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Hosted by the Student Academic Resource Center
Posted on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 @ 2:20pm

The Student Academic Resource Center is proud to announce its 13th Annual Learning Fair taking place Thursday, September 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Pegasus Ballroom of the Student Union. The Learning Fair aims to assist students in the development of personal and academic skills as well as increased awareness of learning support services, academic student organizations, honors societies/fraternities and other growth opportunities available at UCF.

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Out of State Student Mentoring Program
Posted on Thursday, September 1st, 2016 @ 1:16pm

Hi OSSM Parents!

We hope you enjoyed your summer and had an OSSM August! It’s time to plan for the OSSM Day at Disney! Every fall semester OSSM students have the chance to spend the day at a Walt Disney World theme park.

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Sixteen proposals have been chosen for the fund.
Posted on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 @ 11:37am

The Parent & Family Fund is an annual fund-raising effort that has established a tradition of parent and family support at UCF. Every year the support from more than 2,000 families help to create and enhance quality student programs and services. This fund ensures UCF’s academic excellence when programs require more funding than state funds and student fees allow. Click here to make a donation to the Parent & Family Fund.

This year, the fund was awarded $70,000 and a selection committee was formed to choose proposals that will be funded. Listed below are the sixteen chosen proposals that are supported by the Parent & Family Fund.

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Career Services hosts this bi-annual meeting to discuss current trends.
Posted on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 @ 2:46pm

“I’ve learned more about UCF today than in the past two years of my role.” Said Ernesto Sosa, Senior Recruiter for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts who was one of eighteen employers that attended the Career Services second annual Employer Advisory Board meeting on July 14th, 2016. “The information we’re receiving today is a game changer.” This advisory board is made up of employers from across the Central Florida area. The primary mission is to create connections by strengthening the relationship between UCF and the Central Florida community which will increase the effectiveness of Career Services programming for UCF students, explained Veena Garib, Director of Employer Relations for Career Services.

The discussion was focused around current trends at UCF and beyond, best practices for recruiting on campus and how to create a better partnership for the future.

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UCF Accessibility = Technology for All
Posted on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 @ 1:32pm

In college, your student should expect to be reading, writing, researching, and taking notes regularly. Why not employ some technology to aid them with these essential tasks? Follow the paths below to find out how each tool can help. These resources are available to download by all UCF students.

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