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With more than 200 degree programs and 600 diverse clubs and student organizations to choose from, you will develop new interests, make important connections and learn leadership skills that will take you to the next level.

DirectConnect™ to UCF guarantees admission* to UCF with an A.A. or articulated A.S. degree from any of our partner state colleges.

  • Faster admissions process and personalized advising
  • Shorter time to degree completion
  • Classes offered face-to-face, online, or a mix of both
  • Access to UCF sites, student services, activities and events
  • From architecture and education to legal studies and nursing, you’ll find a degree that fits your career goals

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Undergraduate Transfer Admissions Information

BEFORE YOU APPLY

Check out the Undergraduate Catalog and Office of Undergraduate Admissions websites for complete undergraduate admissions requirements.

STEPS TO APPLY

  1. Choose your major
  2. Complete and submit the online application
    • Make sure to include the Residency Affidavit
    • Pay the $30 nonrefundable application fee (upon submitting the application)

  3. Send all required documents
  4. After completing your application, you’ll receive an email with specific instructions for submitting required documents. Below is a list of requirements you’ll likely need to submit:

    • Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions for all academic work
    • Minimum 2.0 GPA at last school attended and overall cumulative GPA for all college work
    • Demonstrated competency of foreign language or American Sign Language equivalent to the second high school level or higher* OR at the elementary 2 level in one foreign language or American Sign Language at an undergraduate institution
    • High school transcript and SAT and/or ACT plus Writing scores (if you’re applying with fewer than 60 transferable credit hours**)
    • Two English composition courses with a grade C or better AND two math courses (College Algebra or higher) with a grade C or better (if you’re applying with 60 or more transferable credit hours)

Documents can be mailed to:

University of Central Florida
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
P.O. Box 160111
Orlando, FL 32816-0111

* A high school transcript may be required for verification.
** If you have fewer than 60 hours of completed college coursework, you should also meet freshman eligibility requirements.

We encourage you to apply early, as admission to UCF is competitive. As a transfer student, you can apply up to one year prior to the term in which you want to enroll. If you’re a Florida College System graduate with an A.A. degree or an articulated A.S. degree, you will receive preference in the admissions process.

Transfer admission criteria can vary based upon the number of transferable semester hours of college coursework you will have completed by the time you enroll at UCF. To learn more about specific transfer requirements, select the category below that best describes you:

UCF operates on a rolling admission basis and generally notifies you of an admission decision within two to four weeks after it receives all of your supporting documentation. You can check your admission status online through the myUCF portal. Once admitted, you will receive a transfer credit summary.

Graduate Admissions Information

BEFORE YOU APPLY

Check out the official Graduate Catalog and Office of Graduate Admissions websites for complete graduate admission requirements.

STEPS TO APPLY

  1. Choose your degree
  2. Complete and submit your application online
    • Include the Residency Classification Form
    • Pay the $30 nonrefundable application fee for each application submitted

  3. Gather and send all required documents*
    • Immunization form
    • One official transcript (in a sealed envelope) from each college/university attended
    • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores or General Management Admissions Test (GMAT) scores (for doctoral programs and certain master’s programs)

* Individual programs may have additional admission requirements.

The myUCF portal is a student’s No. 1 resource for all personal records, academic history and financial aid information. Accessible from anywhere, the myUCF portal provides the following services:

  • Search for and enroll in courses
  • Update contact information
  • Review your financial aid
  • Pay your tuition
  • Track your progress toward graduation with myKnightAudit
  • Check your final grades at the end of each semester
  • Manage your account Holds and To Dos
  • Request official transcripts

Where Can I Access myUCF?
The myUCF portal can be accessed from any device with a connection to the Internet.
On a Computer

  1. Navigate to https://my.ucf.edu/.
  2. Click the Sign On button at the top left of the page.
  3. Login with your NID and NID password.

On a Mobile Device

  1. Navigate to https://m.my.ucf.edu/ in your mobile browser.
  2. Login with your NID and NID password.

Admitted and Current Students

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Guide for Transfer Students