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This article is about the National Public Radio station. For the Public Broadcasting Service television station, see WUCF-TV.
City of license Orlando, Florida
Broadcast area Central Florida
Branding WUCF 89.9 FM
Slogan Jazz and More
Frequency 89.9 MHz
(also on HD Radio)
89.9 HD-2 for News/Classical
First air date 1978
Format Public radio
College radio
ERP 5,600 watts
HAAT 145 meters
Class C3
Facility ID 69229
Transmitter coordinates 28°35′28″N 81°12′18″W / 28.591°N 81.2050°W / 28.591; -81.2050
Callsign meaning University of
Affiliations National Public Radio
Public Radio International
Owner University of Central Florida
Sister stations WUCF-TV
Webcast WUCF-FM Webstream
Website WUCF.org

WUCF-FM 89.9 is a listener-supported radio station of the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida, USA.[1] The station is one of Central Florida's two NPR member stations, along with WMFE-FM.[1]

WUCF-FM is co-owned and operated with WUCF-TV by the University of Central Florida.[2]


The station broadcasts a 24-hour schedule of jazz and blues music along with news programming from broadcast studios on the main campus of UCF. The station is a part of the UCF College of Sciences' Nicholson School of Communication, and employs several university students.[1]

The station airs programming from National Public Radio, Public Radio International, and the BBC, and has also been used to broadcast local events, such as the January 1, 2010 Outback Bowl, between the Auburn Tigers and Northwestern University.[3]

Nicholson School of Communication

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  1. ^ a b c http://wucf.org/aboutwucf.htm About WUCF-FM
  2. ^ "PBS to play on WUCF in Orlando". Orlando Sentinel. 2011-05-26. Retrieved 2011-05-26. 
  3. ^ "WUCF HD Radio". WUCF-FM. Retrieved 2012-06-23. 

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Coordinates: 28°36′13″N 81°12′10″W / 28.60359°N 81.20287°W / 28.60359; -81.20287