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After you apply to UCF Checklist

Check your Admission Status
Your Success Coach will assist you with checking your admission status.

  • Log into the Future Knight Portal, Application Status Page to see if all required documents and transcripts have been received. This is also where you will see an admission decision. Check this page often to see if additional items were added.
If your admission status is not available, we encourage you to complete the rest of this checklist while your status is updated.
Apply for graduation by your state college deadline
Even if you do not plan to participate in commencement activities, you must apply to graduate to have your AA/AS posted on your transcript or for the degree to be awarded.
Submit Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Application
Submit free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov.

  • UCF Priority Deadline is December 1st
  • UCF School Code: 003954

Once you are offered admission complete these steps:

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. Need help in locating your records or inquiring about the MMR vaccine/blood titer test, contact: immunizations@ucf.edu or talk to your success coach.
Confirm Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes
Once admitted, the Residency Declaration form will be added to your status page in the Future Knight Portal as a required document. You will be required to upload documents within that form, if necessary, to support your claim. If you applied prior to 8/1/2021, check your residency status in the myUCF portal.
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.

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 Transcripts
If 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
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. You must enroll for the term indicated on your admission letter.
Check for Fee Invoice
Students should obtain a Fee Invoice from myUCF when available after registering for classes.

 

Have Questions?

Contact Us

DirectConnect to UCF
UCFConnect@ucf.edu
407-823-4547

Transfer Center
transfercenter@ucf.edu