Cost & Financial Aid

Cost & Financial Aid

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for Financial Assistance and Scholarships.

Fund Your College Education

First things first — how much is your education going to cost? Click here to view UCF’s estimated cost of attendance. You can also use this tuition calculator to break down tuition and fees.

Students can receive financial assistance through scholarships, grants, loans, fellowships and assistantships. Full details and application information are available through the Office of Student Financial Assistance. For information on fellowships and assistantships, please visit the Office of Graduate Studies website.

Information on scholarships for hospitality students is listed below.

Financial Aid Services at the Rosen College of Hospitality Management will only be available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays during the first three (3) weeks of each academic semester and during the early registration period for each academic term, unless otherwise noted. Financial Aid will be located in Room 102I.
Students are encouraged to contact the main campus Office of Student Financial Assistance via email at for assistance. The office is committed to responding on a timely basis. Additional information is available on the Office of Student Financial Assistance website at .

For Spring 2019

  • Tuesday               1/8/2019             8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        1/9/2019              8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday               1/15/2019            8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        1/16/2019             8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday               1/22/2019            8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        1/23/2019             8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday               3/26/2019            8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        3/27/2019             8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday               4/2/2019              8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        4/3/2019               8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


For Summer 2019  (* hours  to be determined)

  • Tuesday               5/14/2019
  • Wednesday        5/15/2019
  • Tuesday               5/21/2019
  • Wednesday        5/22/2019
  • Tuesday               6/25/2019
  • Wednesday        6/26/2019
  • Tuesday               7/2/2019
  • Wednesday        7/3/2019


For Fall 2019 

  • Tuesday               8/27/2019            8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday        8/28/2019            8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Rosen College Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic criteria as well as any combination of financial need, campus/community activities, leadership positions and work experience.

The Scholarship Committee is ready to accept your application for the RCHM Scholarships of the 2018-2019 Academic Year. More than $325,000 of scholarships was awarded in the previous (2017-2018) Academic Year. All Rosen College students who are enrolled with nine (9) semester hours or more in the fall and spring semesters of the 2018-2019 are eligible. Senior students who are graduating at the end of the 2018 may also apply All applications will be considered seriously based on the criteria of academic performance, industry experience, and philanthropic activities.

The following is the list of application requirements. All material must be submitted as specified.
You may need an Unofficial Transcript for this.
Here is the online application:

  1. Submit a hard copy of your Unofficial Transcript to Dr. Jung’s office(#255). This can be obtained at the Student Service Center, RCHM 201. Please do not submit this electronically. This is NOT a Degree Audit report. A Degree Audit Report will not be accepted.
  2. Submit your resume & essay in one WORD DOCUMENT FILE attached to an e-mail to
  3. The deadline to apply is Friday, September 14, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.

See full details HERE!

Your application will be kept in a large pool; and continuously reviewed for other & external opportunities

UCF Scholarship Opportunities

  • Scholarship and Financial Aid opportunities can be found HERE!

External Scholarship Opportunities

  • AHLEF (American Hotel & Lodging Educationl Foundation: We have 2019 scholarship money for you. AHLEF is ffering more than $1.3 million in scholarships. Scholarships range from $500 to $7,500. The 2019 online application portal is now open. Deadline to submit is Friday, February 15, 2019.  See the flyer for details. Visit: . If you have questions, please contact Michelle Poinelli at 202-289-3181 or
  • NEWH offers numerous scholarships for hospitality and tourism students. Please check the website. for more information. Deadlines vary. Also check the NEWH Chapter scholarships. The Sunshine Chapter here is Florida offers a scholarship:
  • Choose Restaurants:
    • Undergraduate Student Scholarship opportunity – $2500-$10,000. All scholarship applicants must be:
      • A citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States of America and its territories.
      • Enrolled or accepted as a full time or substantial part-time student at an accredited post-secondary institution, college, or university for the upcoming academic year
      • Majoring in a restaurant or foodservice-related program
      • Plan to be enrolled for at least two consecutive terms
      • Unrelated to any employees or family members of the National Restaurant Association, National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, any state restaurant association
  • A career in tennis has never been easier to achieve than with a Professional Tennis Management (PTM) track through the Hospitality Management degree at Rosen College.  There are grants and scholarships available for PTM students through the USTA Foundation at  and click on the grants and scholarships tab at the top of the page. Additional questions, please contact Associate Director PTM, Rosen College.