Tours & Open Houses
If you really want to experience UCF, visit us. Walk around the campus. Talk to students and faculty. Get a feel for what we do every day. You’ll see why Knights call UCF their second home.
Campus Visit Experience
Campus tours are offered Monday through Friday (with some exceptions) at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. departing from the Duke Energy University Welcome Center, located at 12585 Gemini Boulevard South, Orlando, FL 32816. Tours fill up quickly, so sign up early.
The Campus Visit Experience begins with a 30-minute information session, followed by a 90-minute walking tour of the campus led by a UCF Student Ambassador. An optional housing tour follows the campus tour.
You can explore our interactive map of campus here, or, to check out a few stops you’ll make on a campus tour, click on the markers below:
Sign Up Early and Plan Ahead
Campus tours are more popular at certain times of the year, and the campus is closed during holidays and some breaks. Reservations are required for the Campus Visit Experience.
Ready to visit UCF?
Plan Your Visit
The best time to experience UCF is when classes are in session. Consider visiting:
- On Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays
- In January, February, May, June, or November
Avoid visiting the campus on holidays or special campus events—you’ll miss out on important features. Our holidays include:
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Veterans Day
- Thanksgiving Day (and the day after)
- Winter Break (UCF will be closed from 12/23/13 through 1/1/14)
Open Houses are Saturday events designed to introduce students and parents to UCF. You’ll learn about the application process, academic programs, student life, and financial aid in a comprehensive, daylong program. Events begin with registration at 8 a.m. and conclude by 3 p.m. Our next Open Houses are:
- January 25, 2014
You can stay after the campus tour and see where student Knights live. Housing representatives offer walking tours that show at least one residence hall room.
Tours are available Monday through Friday at 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. For more information, please contact UCF Housing and Residence Life at 407-823-4663 or www.housing.ucf.edu/tours/.
UCF is a Smoke-Free Campus.