About the UCF Tartan

Your unique tartan pattern was created using our proprietary algorithm, which combines the year UCF was founded - 1963 - with the geographic coordinates of its Orlando campus - 28.602° N, 81.200° W. 

The individual thread counts reveal your unique time and place in history using UCF's official primary colors - Black and Gold. UCF's heart, mind, and spirit are also expressed through these secondary colors:

  • White for your passion for global engagement
  • Black for your dedication to building knowledgeable, inquisitive minds
  • Gold for your spirit of enhancing the well-being of your state and beyond


To learn more about the algorithm
behind the pattern click here

Virtual Campus Visit

Click below to see how the algorithm's coordinates can take you on a virtual visit back to campus!

1 Minute Mentor

Our sister site, 1 Minute Mentor, provides students with guidance and wisdom from experienced alumni. We invite you to submit your responses to questions commonly asked by students, recent graduates, or first-time entrepreneurs. By sharing your story, you can help the next generation of alumni as they set out to change the world.

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