|University Motto||Reach for the Stars|
|Year of establishment||1963|
University of Central Florida
The University of Central Florida, or UCF, is a state university in Orlando, Florida. It has more students enrolled on campus than any other U.S. college or university. Founded in 1963 by the Florida Legislature, UCF opened in 1968 as Florida Technological University, the mission of providing personnel to support the growing U.S. space program at the Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Florida's Space Coast.
UCF is a space-grant university. Its official colors are black and gold.
The university's intercollegiate sports teams, known as the "UCF Knights" and represented by mascot Knightro, compete in NCAA Division I and the American Athletic Conference.
The University of Central Florida is a Public university located in Orlando.
The University of Central Florida was founded in 1963.
The current president of University of Central Florida is Thad Seymour .