University of Central Florida
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University of Central Florida

Florida, United States | Public

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About

Established in 1963, UF is an American metropolitan public research university located in Orlando, Florida. Talking about the enrollment data as per the census the Initial enrollment was only 1,948 students. The data of 2014 enrollment consists of 60,821 students from over 140 countries, more than 40 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C. The name Florida itself adds a bit of style to the university, so if you are expecting a lot of academics out of it, please change your perception.

Cost

Moderate

$16,470

Average Living Expenses (Bachelors)

$16,470

Average Living Expenses (Masters)

Rankings

#461

US News ranking

#701-750

Qs ranking

#601-800

Times New ranking

Admissions

43%

Avg acceptance rate (Bachelors)

$30 - $31

Application Fee

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Campus

Location

The campus is situated in Orlando, a name which you must have heard in many songs by famous bands. Orlando is located in the heard of Florida and is a hub of entertainment. Sometimes you must feel like a tourist more than a student in UCF. From the fountain at Lake Eola to the Walk Disney world resort, this place is full of entertaining places. If you plan to study here, before you apply make a check list of tourist spots along with campus syllabus to begin your fun-filled career.

Campus

The campus of UCF is unique in many ways with a concentric central design. It is designed on the basis of the prototype of Walt Disney’s studio and has inspired many campus structures throughout the world. The campus itself is one the most appreciated structures amongst the universities.

Residing Options

The university provides residing options to their students, which are less in number. Every student cannot avail the facility of in-campus residential. Living at Florida isn’t cheap, it is expensive and so is the off campus living which can cost up to 2,000 US$ to 4,000 US$ depending on the type of residential you choose.

Faculty

Faculty at UCF is one of the best that’s out there. The recruitment procedure for the faculty is of the highest quality. The best with its qualification and teaching experience gets in as a faculty at UCF. The teachers are responsive and attentive to all kind of doubts. Never has happened that a student has complaint over a teacher not answering his doubts of syllabus.

Jobs and placements

The central park at the university conducts a yearly program that helps thousands of students and alumni to get jobs. This program is more like an in-campus placement program and it really does help.

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