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International Transfer Journey

Register for Transfer Orientation
All first-time, undergraduate degree-seeking students offered admission are required to attend transfer orientation prior to enrollment.

To register and for more information on orientation visit https://orientation.ucf.edu/transfer/.

Students with an Orlando campus (Main, Downtown, Rosen) Orientation have 3 required parts including:.

  • Virtual Web-content about the University and your Academic College and Major
  • Virtual UCF Success Session on selected date
  • Virtual Advising and Course Enrollment on selected date

During orientation registration you will select a specific date for your virtual UCF Success Session and Virtual Advising and Course Enrollment components.

The virtual Web-content about the University and your Academic College and Major is available online and can be completed at your own pace, but must be done prior to Advising and Course Enrollment selected date.

Register for Knights Email
For more information and to sign up visit knightsemail.ucf.edu. ALL official UCF communication will be sent via Knights Email. No other email address will be used.
Complete Mandatory Immunization Requirements
Visit: studenthealth.ucf.edu/immunizations/. Watch the video to learn more about the immunization requirements and how to set up your Med+Proctor profile to submit your records.
Verification of Immunization Compliance can take up to 3 business days. Start process early so that you will be able to register for classes during your orientation session.
International Student Insurance Information
All international students with F and J status are required to have medical insurance prior to registration. Review Health Insurance Requirements for International Students at https://studenthealth.ucf.edu/payments/intl/
Finalize Residency for Tuition Purposes
Confirm your residency status for tuition purposes in myUCF on the Application Status page. If “pending” or “non-Florida”, you may need to provide additional documents (most international students will be non-Florida residents).
Verify Your Transfer Credits
Verify your transfer credits in myUCF. The status of your transfer credits can be found in the Transfer Summary Report (TSR) in the Student Center.
Some of your transfer courses have already been evaluated and require no action on your part, while others may require additional information. For Transfer Credit Evaluation Requests click here.

myKnight Audit will show you which transfer courses meet degree requirements and outstanding courses that remain to complete your degree. Any In-Progress courses will require a final official transcript to record the appropriate grade.

Final TranscriptsIf you had courses in progress when you applied or if a degree was awarded since application, send transcripts electronically or mail to the Undergraduate Admissions office in the original, sealed envelope.

  • Office of Undergraduate Admission
    University of Central Florida
    PO Box 160111
    Orlando, FL 32816-0111
Additional Steps for International Students
International students should refer to the information for new international students on the UCF Global website for additional information.

  • Request Form I-20
  • Secure a Visa or Complete a SEVIS Transfer
  • Complete the UCF Global Required Online International Student Orientation in WebCourses (this is in addition to UCF Mandatory Orientation)
  • Fulfill other university requirements such as Immunizations, Health Insurance, and UCF Orientation
  • Complete the Virtual Check-In with UCF Global upon arrival
  • Attend the Global Knights Welcome Event
Funding your Education at UCF
For information about scholarships and other funding opportunities, visit: https://global.ucf.edu/international-students-scholars-and-professionals/fundingyoureducationatucf/
Attend Transfer Orientation
You are required to attend the meetings on the dates you select during registration, make sure you are available and arrive promptly to avoid cancellation.
Check for Holds
Check for any Holds or To-Dos on your account in myUCF. Orientation and immunization holds must be resolved prior to registration.
Meet with Your Academic Advisor

  • Print academic degree audit. For instructions visit: registrar.ucf.edu/my-knight-audit.
  • If your major is at a UCF Connect location, schedule an appointment with your Success Coach.
  • Students with an Orlando (Main or UCF Downtown campuses) major will meet with an advisor during orientation.
Register for Classes
Registration is by Enrollment Appointment and can only be completed once orientation and immunization holds have been resolved. Use mySchedule Builder to help you generate all possible schedule combinations based on your course selections, allowing you to evaluate which schedule of classes will work best for you and register for them.
Check for Fee Invoice
Students should obtain a Fee Invoice from myUCF when available after registering for classes.

Have Questions?

Contact Us

Transfer Connect
UCFConnect@ucf.edu
407-823-4547

Transfer Center
transfercenter@ucf.edu