Puerto Rican evacuees UCF Extends In-state Tuition To Students From Puerto Rico By The Associated Press • Sep 28, 2018 East Park / Wikimedia Commons The University of Central Florida is extending its offer of in-state tuition to students who came to the school from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands after Hurricane Maria. Puerto Rican Evacuees Hunt For Housing As Vouchers Expire By The Associated Press • Sep 14, 2018 Like many Puerto Ricans who fled to the mainland after Hurricane Maria, Jose Santiago has been scrambling to find a place to live. The federal vouchers that pay for his hotel room near the Orlando airport expire at checkout time Friday. Federal Ruling Allows Displaced Puerto Rican Families To Stay In Hotels Through July 23 By Roberto Roldan • Jul 3, 2018 Spc. Samuel Keenan / FEMA Displaced Puerto Rican families who were preparing to leave their hotels and motels on Thursday will get to stay a bit longer.