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Game Day Oct 9

Posted on: Sep 30, 2014 @ 12:23:02 pm

Thursday, October 9th is "Game Day" at UCF. At 7:30 p.m. that day, UCF will host a weeknight football game at Bright House Networks Stadium on the main campus. Most university operations have been altered on that day. Here's what you need to know:

Campus Closing Times on October 9th:

  • Classes and most university operations will end at both the Main campus and Rosen College campus at 3:00 p.m.

Library Hours on October 9th:

  • The Rosen Library will be open 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • The main campus Library will be open 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • The main campus CMC (education) Library will be open 7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Please note that remote access to library resources — such as catalogs, databases, and ebooks — will NOT be affected by the closure.

Rosen Shuttle Service on October 9th:

  • Game Day will most likely affect the Rosen shuttle service. Typically on Game Days, regular Rosen shuttle service (between Rosen and the Student Union area on main campus) has concluded at 3 p.m., with Game Day shuttle service (between Rosen and the Transit Center on main campus) beginning at 3 p.m.
  • See for this year's Game Day Shuttle Schedule. Questions may be directed to UCF Parking Services at 407-823-2131 or, or to the Rosen College administration at 407-903-8188.

We will pass on more information as it becomes available.



Tablets for Checkout!

Posted on: Sep 26, 2014 @ 3:20:54 pm

We now have Dell Venue 11 Pro tablets!

The Venue offers apps and a touchscreen interface, yet also runs Windows, includes Office software, and has a full size keyboard and USB port. In short, it combines the size and portability of a tablet with all the functionality of a laptop!

Students may use their UCF ID card and NID to check one out at the Rosen Library front desk.

Questions? Contact us!



Judge a book by its cover...

Updated on: Sep 16, 2014 @ 5:44:00 pm

Whether you're looking for a book for a class assignment or a popular bestseller for some pleasure reading, check out all the great new stuff on our New Items guide!

New books are categorized by subject, and each entry includes a cover image, a short description, and a link to the full catalog record.

Questions? Suggestions? Contact us!



Writing Center Hours

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014 @ 10:48:09 am

The University Writing Center (UWC) offers FREE writing consultations at the Rosen Campus!

Get advice on writing your papers, including tips on developing ideas, structuring your papers, using proper grammar, and much more. The UWC will even assist with non-school writing, such as resumes, job applications, and grad school application essays. The UWC will meet with individuals or groups.

Visit (and click on the TutorTrac logo) or call the UWC at 407-823-2197 to set up an appointment.

UWC Rosen Fall Schedule:

  • Tuesdays: 11am-3p
  • Wednesdays: 11am-3pm

Walk-ins without appointments will also be helped, if availability permits. If these hours don't fit your schedule, the UWC also offers remote consultations using phone, chat, or Adobe Connect.



Accounting Tutoring

Posted on: Jan 13, 2014 @ 10:21:53 am

Need help with your accounting & finance courses this semester? Come to the Accounting/Finance Tutoring Lab in the library! The lab is brought to you by the Accounting and Finance faculty from the department of Hospitality Services, and will operate through exams. You can find the tutoring lab in the large meeting room (120F) in the library.

Fall 2014 hours for the Accounting/Finance Tutoring Lab can be found at the following page:

Please note that the Library does not run the Accounting/Tutoring Lab. We are simply providing the information as a courtesy.



Shuttle Schedule

Updated on: Mar 17, 2014 @ 11:05:00 am

Need a ride to main campus? Take the shuttle provided by UCF Parking and Transportation Services. The shuttle makes several round trips each day, Monday through Friday, from the Rosen College parking lot to the main campus near the Student Union and Classroom Building I.

You can find the the complete schedule for the Rosen shuttle service at:

Please note: The Rosen shuttle currently does not run on weekends or holidays. The shuttle runs on a modified schedule during final exams.

The Library is not involved in providing shuttle service. We are just providing this information as a courtesy. For more information, contact UCF Parking Services.



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