ORLANDO, Fla. -

Vice President Joe Biden is coming to Central Florida.

The White House announced Wednesday night Biden will speak at an event next week at the University of Central Florida.

Biden is pushing President Obama's new proposal to lower the cost of higher education. The plan would create a new government rating system for colleges based on several factors including financial aid, graduation rates, and how much debt students average when they graduate.

The Vice President is set to speak at UCF on Thursday, September 5th but details of the visit have not yet been announced.