Cost & Financial Aid

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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.

Financial Aid will be on campus on the following dates in 2018. You can find the adviser in room indicated, unless otherwise noted:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday – March 27 and 28, 2018, Room 231K (please access the room via the faculty hallway to the left of the upstairs reception desk)
  • Tuesday and Wednesday – April 2 and 4, 2018, Room 102I

Summer 2018:

  • Tuesday and Wednesday – May 15 and 16, 2018, Room 102I
  • Tuesday and Wednesday – May 22 and 23, 2018, Room 102I
  • Tuesday and Wednesday – June 26 and 27, 2018, 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 .

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 Internal Rosen College Scholarships for 2017-18 have been awarded. Please see the announcement for the upcoming award ceremony.

UCF Scholarship Opportunities

  • Scholarship and Financial Aid opportunities can be found HERE!
  • Mr. and Miss Hospitality: Deadline to apply Friday, March 9, 2018 at 5 p.m..
    The requirements for applying are:
    • Must be pursuing a degree from the Rosen College and maintaining a minimum 2.5 Cumulative UCF GPA
    • Display the Rosen College core values: Professionalism, Leadership and Service
    • Submit a resume with a complete application
    • Prepare for a talent, business wear and interview segment
    • Attend rehearsal on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 5:30pm-8:30pm
    • Attend the event

External Scholarship Opportunities

      • A citizen or lawful permanent resident1 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
  • The Florida Association of Destination Marketing Organizations (FADMO), through The Community Foundation of Sarasota County, invites juniors who plan on making a career in the hospitality industry within the state of Florida to submit an application by the deadline Wednesday, February 28, 2018 to the David Warren Scholarship Fund. Visit for more information and to complete the electronic application.  More information HERE!