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Advising Guides


Prepare for an Advising Appointment

Get prepared for an academic advising appointment with these recommendations to maximize your time with an academic advisor.

Receiving Remote Advising Assistance

Follow these recommendations to prepare for an advising appointment over the phone or through voice and video conferencing software. Also, get tips for communicating with advisors securely through email.

Prepare for Registration

Complete these recommended steps to be ready for course registration and to stay on track for graduation.

Prepare for Graduation

Congratulations, you have made it to your last academic year at UCF! Follow these steps to prepare for graduation.

Resolving Holds on your Account

Holds can prevent registration, the release of transcripts, and more. Learn how to find hold information and resolve them.

Completing a Course Withdrawal

Learn the potential impacts of a course withdrawal and the important steps to take before choosing to withdraw from a course.


How-to Guides & Handouts


General Education Program Worksheet

Outlines options to complete the General Education Program, a requirement for graduation.

How to Use myUCF GPA Estimator

Learn how to use this online tool to calculate your GPA.

How to Calculate GPA

Learn how to manually calculate your GPA.

How to Complete Non-SUS Transient Process

Discover how to complete courses at another out-of-state or private college or university.

How to Complete FloridaShines Transient Form

Discover how to complete courses at a Florida public community college, state college, or university.

How to Change Majors Minors and Certificates

Discover how to change, add, or remove majors, minors, and certificates through myUCF.

How to Complete a Course Withdrawal

Discover how to complete a course withdrawal through myUCF.

Foreign Language Options Handout

Explore your options to satisfy Foreign Language requirements.