Welcome!

Whether you’re a proud alum or just a big fan of UCF and the College of Business, we invite you to come visit us! From tailgates to CareerFest, we offer hundreds of ways for you to get involved with the college — Central Florida’s No. 1 provider of talent. Here you’ll find out what is happening in the college and find opportunities to:

  • Network with alums, faculty, business and community leaders
  • Mentor undergraduate and graduate students
  • Share your experience and expertise with Business Knights

Alumni Referral Program

 


Mentorship Programs

The College of Business offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to explore topics such as academic majors, internships, career planning, college to career transition and professional development with an alumni or community leader mentor.
Alumni and community professionals serve as mentors, advisors, share experiences and provide new perspectives and insights into the business industry. The Mentorship Program seeks to match those who share similar academic backgrounds, professional interests and career fields.

 

Undergraduate Mentorship Program


  • Offered each spring term
  • Starts with Meet Your Mentor event with “speed-interviews” between students and mentors
  • Volunteer mentors are assigned between 1 and 3 mentees
  • Minimum of two meetings during the term
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Graduate Mentorship Program


  • Offered each spring term
  • Designed for graduate students to take the lead including setting goals, coordinating meetings and communication
  • Minimum of three meetings during the term
  • Currently for offered to Professional MBA, Professional MSM Human Resources, Professional MS Real Estate students only
  • Students are mentored by alumni from the Executive MBA, Professional MBA, Professional MSM, and Professional MS Real Estate programs
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CareerFest

Business Alumni Panels

Share your industry experience and insights with students.
Panel breakouts include:

  • Corporate and Public Accounting
  • Finance and Investing
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Management and Human Resources
  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate
  • Women in Business
  • Mock Interviews

Making a Big Impact

 

Golf Tournament

We are looking forward to the 2023 College of Business Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament on Friday, Nov. 10, from 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Dubsdread Golf Course! Prizes for the drawings come from your network, so please think of who would be willing to donate items such as golf swag, apparel, sporting tickets, etc. Sign up today.

Hall of Fame

Each year the College of Business honors our most distinguished alumni and partners at a signature gala that attracts more than 700 alumni, faculty, students, corporate partners and friends of UCF. From Knights on Ice to our Field of Dreams theme, the entertaining awards ceremony has become THE networking event for UCF alums. It’s a night to celebrate great Business Knights past and present. Learn More

Upcoming Events

Drew started Urban Nooks Realty to change the way houses were being bought and sold by providing a consumer experience utilizing technology, data and superior market knowledge. Drew and his team are thinkers and influencers that deliver on their client's…
Northwestern Mutual has been a leader in the financial industry guiding their clients to meet their financial goals. The NWM team provides opportunities for UCF students to intern and join them on a full time basis while learning how to…
Join your College of Career Coaches as they demystify, provide advice and bust myths on internships, careers, what recruiter look for and why they can help you with your career goals. The coaches come from out the university setting and…
Wendy Proctor, Director of Outreach and Development, shares the mission of Camp Boggy Creek and how the non-profit is helping children experience summer camp in an environment that is medically safe. Camp Bogy Creek provides a life-changing experience that builds…
James has enjoyed 25+ years helping companies and candidates find each other to achieve their goals. He got to help launch a $100M staffing firm from scratch and decided to do it all over again in 2018 with NextPath. His…
Liam Glover shares his story from culinary school, to hospitality management to finding his path in the real estate industry. Liam's story has many turns as he figured out where his career was going and adjusting as opportunities were presented.…
Rene Blanco – Audit Principal, BDO USA P.C. Rene Blanco – Audit Principal, BDO USA P.C. brings in Wanda Brewer Ickes – Executive Director, First Tee of Central Florida to highlight leaders in the nonprofit industry and the positive impact…
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In this session, we’ll navigate the three crucial components to build an intentional life along with starting your business journey with the right motives. Presented by Rachel Flasterstein, pitch expert and coach at the Launchpad, she’ll explain how innovation, purpose…
Carly Benton, Talent Advisor and Molly Goins-Cox, Chief Innovation Officer, tell the story of who Withum is and the innovation they are bringing to public accounting. Withum has a culture that is not your typical accounting firm and focuses on…