You could become the next Knightro!




Think you're the biggest UCF Knights fan? Think you've got what it takes to become Knightro? Well, we'll see about that, as this weekend UCF offers students the chance to become Knightro, the school's beloved mascot.

According to a report by, UCF will first hold an audition meeting 6-8 p.m. Friday, April 5, and then UCF students will have the chance to try out for the position of Knightro  – in other words, show their best school spirit – from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 6 at UCF's Burnett Honors College.

You don't need to have previously held a mascot position, and all UCF students are welcome to try out. also offers some advice for those trying out on their website through an interview with former Knightro mascot, senior digital media major Albert Zolin.