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Together the Council works to foster a warm and welcoming environment for all UCF families. The Council's goals are to raise awareness, increase philanthropic support, and become more involved with the university to enhance the UCF experience for all Knights. During the 2016-17 academic year, 1,359 parents of UCF Knights donated over $1 million to support scholarships, programs and services that make the student experience at UCF one of the best in the state.
From learning new routines to understanding graduation requirements to finding their way around campus, incoming freshmen have a lot on their minds. But there's an essential element to starting out that sometimes gets lost in the shuffle; becoming financially literate. Without this crucial knowledge, students risk making financial errors that are costly hurdles to overcome.
Pegasus Palooza is the University of Central Florida's official Welcome Week, taking place during the first week of Fall classes, August 18th-August 26th! Pegasus Palooza is geared towards connecting students to the UCF community and instilling a sense of pride and in both new and returning students. During Pegasus Palooza, many of UCF's departments and agencies work together organize a week full of fun and educational events for students!
Hey OSSM Parents!
Make sure you student saves the dates below! We invite all first year out-of-state students to attend our OSSM Signature Events for the Fall semester. Our events give your student an opportunity to connect with other out of state students, explore the Orlando area, and receive discounted tickets to theme parks! Signs ups for the OSSM Signature Events are open and can be accessed through the links below. Each event has a limited amount of spaces, so make sure your student reserves their spot before it’s too late.
If you have any questions about OSSM Signature Events, please contact Tiara Anderson at Tiara.Anderson@ucf.edu.
Preparing for move-in day should be a fun experience. But, it's also a teachable moment when students can learn a little about frugality and strategy. After all, there's a delicate balance to strike between being practical, expressive and homelike; all while optimizing space, cooperating with roommates and staying on budget.
To help students kick off campus life on the right foot, here are six hacks for decking out a dorm without overspending: