2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Sep 22, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mission Statement and UCF Creed

Mission Statement

The University of Central Florida is a public multi-campus, metropolitan research university that stands for opportunity. The university anchors the Central Florida city-state in meeting its economic, cultural, intellectual, environmental and societal needs by providing high-quality, broad based education and experienced-based learning; pioneering scholarship and impactful research; enriched student development and leadership growth; and highly relevant continuing education and public service initiatives that address pressing local, state, national, and international issues in support of the global community.

The UCF Creed

Integrity, scholarship, community, creativity, and excellence are the core values that guide our conduct, performance, and decisions. These values comprise the guiding principles that direct the actions of the University, its students and its employees.


I will practice and defend academic and personal honesty.


I will cherish and honor learning as a fundamental purpose of my membership in the UCF community.


I will promote an open and supportive campus environment by respecting the rights and contributions of every individual.


I will use my talents to enrich the human experience.


I will strive toward the highest standards of performance in any endeavor I undertake.