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Quick Facts

  • 6 - Number of graduate programs in the college ranked in the top 100 nationwide by U.S. News and World Report in March 2016
  • Fall 2015 - Launch of the Doctoral Program in Criminal Justice
  • Spring 2016 - Launch of the completely online Master of Social Work (M.S.W.) program
  • 2015-16 - Academic year in which the college recognized 25 years since its founding in 1990-91
  • > 1,700 - Number of children and adults with speech, language and hearing problems served by the Communication Disorders Clinic

Locations & Parking


The College of Health and Public Affairs is located in several buildings on the University of Central Florida's campus in Orlando and the Central Florida Research Park, adjacent to the Orlando campus. The college's two main buildings, Health and Public Affairs I (HPA I) and Health and Public Affairs II (HPA II), are located in the northeast quadrant of the Orlando campus. (Also see the Campus Map)

In the Central Florida Research Park: The Communication Disorders Clinic (Suite 500), including The Aphasia House (Suite 300, is located at the 3280 Progress Drive. The Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (Suite 365); and the Florida Center for Nursing (Suite 220) are located in the Research Pavilion at 12424 Research Parkway. The Florida Institute of Government at UCF is located in the Orlando Tech Center at 12443 Research Parkway (Suite 402).

The college also has a significant presence throughout Central Florida by offering degree programs and courses at UCF Regional Campuses.

Directions to HPA I and II

From the west side of campus, enter UCF at Central Florida Boulevard (off of State Route 434, also known as Alafaya Trail), turn left at Gemini Boulevard West (becomes Greek Park Drive), turn right at Gemini Boulevard North (becomes Gemini Boulevard East), pass the intersection with North Orion Boulevard, turn right at Gemini Loop (stay to the right), turn right at the stop sign and continue down the road along the paved parking lot to a pedestrian entrance to the college's buildings. The first building is Health and Public Affairs II. Behind it is Health and Public Affairs I.


Parking is available in Parking Garage C and Parking Garage D and in Parking Lot D1, located in front of Health and Public Affairs II. All three parking facilities require a daily parking permit, which can be purchased for $5.00 at the permit machines located in the garages and lot.

In addition, coin-operated parking meters are located along the southern perimeter of Parking Lot D1, located in front of HPA II. See the Campus Map for parking garage and lot locations.

The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann,  M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley,  B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson,  Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr,  V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith,  Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith,  Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta,  Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward,  Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen,  Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual,  Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13),  
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