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Your success is important to us!

The Student Success Resource page provides a directory of select academic, wellness, and financial resources to support your student success. Our Technology Resources and Learning Beyond the Classroom pages include additional resources to support success both in and out of the classroom.

 


Academic Success

 

Student Academic Resource Center

The Student Academic Resource Center (SARC) is here to provide academic support and to help you transition to remote instruction! All of our services are available online, and you can connect with tutors, Supplemental Instruction Leaders, and academic coaches via video conferencing.

COVID-19 Update:

Learn more about the status and availability of our services.


Math Success Center

The Math Success Center is a friendly place to learn mathematics. Free drop-in tutoring for students enrolled in undergraduate mathematics courses taught by the Department of Mathematics at UCF is available in the Math Success Center.

COVID-19 Update:

In compliance with the University’s directive regarding COVID-19, we have modified our operations to a remote environment. Math Success Center staff is currently offering online sessions via Zoom. If you need additional information or support, please visit our website. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need additional support.


Chemistry Tutoring Center

The Chemistry Department offers free tutoring to UCF students taking General or Organic Chemistry courses. The Chemistry Tutoring Center (CTC) is staffed by Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) who are available to help with CHS 1440, CHM 1032, CHM 2040, CHM 2041, CHM 2045, CHM 2046, CHM 2210 and CHM 2211. No appointment is needed.


University Writing Center

The University Writing Center is a one-stop resource to help both novice and advanced writers with any writing. From research papers to resumes, the writing consultants in the University Writing Center provide one-on-one consultations to improve student writing.


John C. Hitt Library

The John C. Hitt Library offers a variety of services to students and faculty. While students normally have access to study spaces, technology and computer rentals, and basic functions such as printing, copying, and scanning, we are all working remotely until further notice. Reference services and research consultations are offered online, and library instruction classes and workshops are transitioning to online, as well.

We look forward to the opening of new library spaces when we return to campus!

Additional COVID-19 Resources:

Student Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services (SAS) views disabilities as an integral part of the rich diversity at the University of Central Florida. To that end, we work collaboratively with students, faculty, and staff to create an inclusive educational environment for students.

COVID-19 Update

The University has transitioned to remote work throughout the summer sessions. SAS will not proctor any face-to-face or online exams during this time. Please email us at sas@ucf.edu with questions or specific issues that you need to resolve. Remote operating hours are 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday. You will receive a response within one business day. For additional information visit Student Remote Learning and Accommodation Guidance or Faculty Remote Teaching and Access Guidance.


University Testing Center

The University Testing Center (UTC) provides a secure and comfortable environment that includes three (3) rooms with 46 computer testing stations as well as a traditional paper-and-pencil testing facility. We provide a wide variety of testing services such as CLEP, Foreign Language Achievement Tests (FLATS), GRE, Pearson VUE, TEAS,  TOEFL-iBT, the UCF Math Placement Test, and many others in order to support student learning and success.

 

Study Spaces

 

All Knight Study & SGA Computer Labs

UCF provides a number of different areas on campus to find a space for quiet study or to meet classmates and study collaboratively. Available areas include All Knight Study @ Ferrell Commons, All Knight Study @ Knight’s Plaza, and the SGA Computer Lab.


Technology Commons

Technology Commons provides large computer labs, laptop and tablet checkout, and group study spaces in Technology Commons I, II, and Classroom Building I room 101. Technology Commons also includes the Student Support Desk to provide students support if they experience an issue with a PC or other devices.

 

Student Wellness

 

Student Care Services

Student Care Services (SCS) assists students that may be experiencing a distressing situation that adversely impacts their academic or personal success through guidance, resources, and referrals to other campus and community resources. SCS also coordinates the UCF Cares program which is a beneficial resource if you are unsure of the services and resources available to students who need support related to wellness, safety, mental health or for anyone experiencing interpersonal violence.

COVID-19 Update

In compliance with the University’s directive regarding COVID-19, we have modified our operations to a remote process. All meetings with SCS staff are remote, via Zoom or phone appointment. If you need additional information or support, please call 407-823-5607 for further guidance. Select university resources and community support services will remain accessible to students. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need additional support. 


Counseling and Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) provides free-of-charge psychological services to enrolled UCF students. Services include initial assessments, brief individual counseling, group therapy, and additional workshops and presentations.


Wellness and Health Promotion Services

Wellness and Health Promotion Services (WHPS) provides programming and services to promote healthy lifestyle habits that increase higher academic performance. Outreach programming includes workshops on safe sex, nutrition, alcohol awareness and prevention efforts, stress management, sleep, healthy relationships, and body image. Additional services include HIV Testing and Risk Reduction Counseling, Wellness Coaching, ScreenU Alcohol (an online screening and intervention resource), and Biofeedbook assisted relaxation training.

COVID-19 Update

In compliance with the University’s directive regarding COVID-19, we have modified our operations to a remote environment. WHPS staff is currently offering digital Wellness Coaching sessions via Zoom or phone appointment. If you need additional information or support, please email wellness@ucf.edu or call 407-823-5841 for further guidance. Please do not hesitate to reach out if you need additional support.


Student Health Services

UCF Student Health Services provides a variety of primary and specialty care services to help keep students at their optimum health. The Health Center is located on the Main Campus, and satellite clinics are located at the Rosen campus and Health Sciences campus.

 

Financial Resources

 

Student Financial Assistance

The Office of Student Financial Assistance is responsible for the processing and disbursement of federal, state, and institutional aid.

  • The Centsible Knights financial literacy program provides information and resources to support making sound financial decisions.
  • Use UCF’s scholarship application system, Access to Opportunities (A2O), to search and apply for university scholarships with one application.

Student Account Services

Student Accounts Services bills and collects tuition and fees, campus housing, and other university charges accurately and efficiently. We also manage the Florida Prepaid Tuition Plan and the Third Party Billing Program.

 

Additional Resources

 

UCF Connect Support

UCF Connect extends the academic support and student development efforts of the Main UCF Orlando campus to those students who attend classes or live near one of UCF’s ten UCF Connect Centers. At each site, students have access to Success Coaches who will provide support, guidance and assistance throughout your UCF journey. 

A comprehensive range of resources are available at the UCF Connect Centers, such as admissions, registration, financial aid, advising, student clubs and organizations, accessibility services, veteran’s affairs, “smart classrooms,” libraries, computer labs, and more. Academic advising is available for programs offered at UCF Connect Centers in conjunction with the Departmental and College Advising offices. All professional staff members are equipped with innovative tools, offering virtual appointments and other online or virtual programming in order to make meetings with students convenient, regardless of geographic limitations.

Additionally, UCF Libraries support students, faculty, and staff wherever UCF teaches classes. Services and resources such as Ask Us, Distance Services, and print materials are available through partnership libraries and online.


UCF Online Connect Center

The UCF Online Connect Center is a specialized coaching and support center for our UCF Online students. From application to graduation, the UCF Online Connect Center team works with our UCF Online students as advocates and guides throughout their online experiences at UCF.

Every student in a UCF Online program is assigned a Success Coach who are the students’ main point of contact at UCF.  Success Coaches collaborate with students to develop a holistic strategy to help overcome any challenges during their online educational journey. Services provided by an online Success Coach includes:

  • Co-designing success and skill-building strategies to help students meet academic goals
  • Navigating the transfer process with deadlines, forms, and more
  • Organizing plans to keep students on track to graduate on time
  • Collaborating with academic advising to better support the student
  • Connecting students to University support resources from A to Z
  • Championing student success through guidance, coordination, and encouragement

A Success Coach provides high-level support, coordination, and guidance for UCF Online students from the time of admission through graduation. Students can contact their Success Coach for anything nonacademic. All academic questions should be sent to their instructor or academic advisor.

Student Development and Enrollment Services

Student Development and Enrollment Services is your go-to source for support and enhancement from wellness, mental counseling, and career services to housing assistance and everything in between.


Note: The Student Success Resources page is not inclusive of all possible resources. Consult your academic advisor for additional success resources and support.