- To echo Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and UCF, our thoughts are with those in Las Vegas today.
We are shocked and saddened to hear the terrifying news from Las Vegas. The UCF and Orlando community stands with Las Vegas. https://t.co/1zZiKLV1Dg
— UCF (@UCF) October 2, 2017
2. UCF Athletics handed it to Memphis this weekend. Volleyball started things off Friday with a 3-2 win over the Tigers on the road. Football rolled to a 40-13 trouncing in Saturday’s conference opener to improve to 3-0 on the season. Then, Morgan Ferrara netted a hat trick to lift the No. 13 women’s soccer team to a 5-0 win over Tigers on Sunday. Charge On!
3. The UCF football returned to the national rankings at No. 25 on Sunday, joining the No. 13 women’s soccer team among UCF programs who are currently being recognized among the best in the nation. In honor of the Knights’ ranking, UCF Athletics is offering a special, limited time deal of $25 tickets for their Homecoming matchup against East Carolina. The deal lasts until 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2. Buy your tickets here.
4. Limbitless Solutions had its grand opening Saturday of its new location on campus in Knights Plaza. This video will warm your heart when you see four of the recipients help in the ribbon cutting ceremony:
5. In response to the ongoing crisis in Puerto Rico, UCF will allow students who are residents of Puerto Rico, and are displaced from their homes, to qualify for in-state tuition. “This is a compassionate way to help our students, and I fully support it,” UCF President John C. Hitt said.