UCF  gets $40M donation from philanthropist  MacKenzie Scott

The University of Central Florida on June 15 received a $40 million unrestricted donation from philanthropist MacKenzie Scott and her husband Dan Jewett. This is the largest gift to UCF in its 58-year history. 

UCF said it will use the gift to strengthen proven pathways to opportunity, fueling social mobility, student success, academic excellence, and faculty research for generations.  

“This unrestricted investment will accelerate our trajectory toward becoming the world’s leading…