Geo Explorer FAQ

Q: Is this SI@UCF Residential?
A: No. Students are to be dropped off every weekday from 9AM – 4PM while the camp runs. UCF will not provide housing for participants.

Q: What is the cost and what does it cover?
A: The cost is $350 and that covers tuition, program materials, and lunch.

Q: When are applications due?
A: The early bird deadline is April 21. These applications will be given first consideration and acceptances will be given to some of these applicants on or before April 28 via email. Any remaining slots available will be filled from applications deferred from this group and those received by the final deadline, May 26. These students will hear back by June 2 via email.

Q: When is the $100 deposit due?
A: Those who received admittance from the early bird deadline must make their $100 deposit by May 19. All other applicants must pay the $100 deposit by June 16 to hold your spot. Otherwise, others will be offered an opportunity to attend. The deposit is non-refundable.

Q: When is the remaining $250 due?
A: July 7.

Q: Are there any scholarships available?
A: Yes, there are scholarships available. Students must establish need as defined by the university. Students requesting scholarship assistance should contact the program coordinator for more details.

Q: How many students are accepted?
A: A maximum of 20 students will be accepted.

Q: Where will students eat lunch?
A: Students will eat lunch at our on-campus cafeteria, ’63 South, which offers a wide variety of food options daily. Lunch is included in the cost of the program.