Combining theory and practice.

Real life experience is essential to academic development. In partnership with the Office of Experiential Learning, we provide students with the opportunity to engage in research projects allowing them to make a connection with academic studies and apply what is learned in the classroom.

In pursuit of innovation.

The University of Central Florida's Office of Research & Commercialization (ORC) fosters the creation of intellectual capital that can solve today’s pressing problems, improve the quality of life, and provide an engine for economic growth. The ORC assists UCF faculty and researchers in securing funding for their research, in technology transfer, and for commercialization of the research. UCF is one of 25 public universities with the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation in two categories: community engagement and very high research activity.