Whether visiting Central Florida or making it your new home, explore The City Beautiful and the endless possibilities for entertainment, education, and relaxation from coast to coast.

Welcome to Orlando

Living in Central Florida has something to offer everyone. Greater Orlando is home to big-time entertainment and attractions, with warm weather virtually all year round.

Whether new to the city, new to the state, or even to the country, life in Orlando is truly unlike any other place. There's never a shortage of adventure, sunshine and new connections, so get out there and experience Florida!

Education

Student Opportunities

Orlando is a hub for primary, secondary and higher education, with several colleges and universities within its bounds. Accredited institutions such as the University of Central Florida (UCF), Rollins College, Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences and UCF College of Medicine, provide endless possibilities for sharpening one's skill set and furthering education.

Living

Build a Foundation

With many options for both new and well-established home developments, as well as top-rated schools throughout the Central Florida area, there are opportunities everywhere for families to grow! We've provided a handful of resources to get you started on your housing search.

Activities

A State of Amusement

In Orlando, several renowned theme parks, including Walt Disney World resort, Universal Studios Florida and Sea World are within arms reach, and we're just a day trip away from the Kennedy Space Center and Busch Gardens. Because of the city's unique position directly in the center of Florida, both east coast beaches (Cocoa, New Smyrna, Daytona) and west coast beaches (Clearwater, St. Petersburg) are one-hour trips and glorious weekend adventures. With sunny skies and more than 125 public and private golf courses, Greater Orlando is also hailed as the golf capital of the world! Get your fill of activities and entertainment in The City Beautiful.