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SLAS Will Award $100,000 in Think 30 Scholarships

March 1, 2022
By Barbara SmithMarch 3, 2022 The Division of Student Learning and Academic Success will award $100,000 in scholarships to UCF students to help them pay for tuition and educational expenses.  The Think 30 Scholarship recognizes students who complete at least 30 credit hours in the 2021-22 academic year and demonstrate academic merit. Students can apply…

U-LEAD: Leadership through Service Learning

March 1, 2022
By Mark Allen PoiselMarch 3, 2022 U-LEAD is a program in the LEAD Scholars Academy that is designed for upper-division and transfer students. The program consists of service-learning courses created to enhance the leadership development of the students. Students apply to U-LEAD each term and select their program and course for the semester. As a…

Helping Students Navigate Finances During the Pandemic

December 10, 2021
By Alica Keaton and Karemah Campbell Manselle | December 13, 2021 Photo by Nick Leyva, UCF Communications and Marketing So many students are facing unchartered waters in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic such as reduced work hours, furloughs, loss of employment, illness, and death of loved ones.  Students have had to navigate financial, emotional,…

New Program in Student Learning and Academic Success: PeerKnights Coaching Program

January 4, 2021
January 4, 2021 (Photo by Nick Leyva, UCF Communications and Marketing) The Division of Student Learning and Academic Success (SLAS) has launched the PeerKnights Coaching Program. The program helps new Knights successfully transition to UCF and encourages current Knights to engage in High-Impact Practices. In one-on-one virtual meetings, students share and plan their academic, personal,…