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DirectConnect to UCF®

If a bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida is your goal, then DirectConnect to UCF® will get you there. DirectConnect to UCF® guarantees* Valencia College graduates admission and a smooth transition to UCF.
(*Consistent with university policy.)

To sign up, just check the DirectConnect box on your Valencia admissions application.

DirectConnect was selected by Excelencia in Education as America's top program for increasing academic opportunities and success for Latino students at the associate level.


  • Guaranteed admission* to a bachelor's degree program at UCF.
    *Consistent with university policy.
  • Joint advising from UCF and Valencia College help ensure a smooth transition.
  • UCF staff is available to help with advising, admissions, financial aid and academic support.

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