University of South Florida


University of South Florida

University of South Florida


The University of South Florida (USF) is a young and vibrant university located in Tampa Bay. USF’s faculty are world-class scholars and dedicated teachers who often provide research opportunities to undergraduates, including freshmen. Students are encouraged to participate in meaningful research to change lives for the better, to collaborate across fields of study, and to connect to local and global communicates through service learning, activism and volunteerism.

USF offers 232 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral levels, including 89 bachelor, 97 master, two ed specialist, 36 research doctoral, and four professional doctoral programs. In addition, Students have countless opportunities to get involved. They can choose from over 400 organizations and endless activities in the state-of-the-art Marshall Student Center – the heart of the campus and student life.

The Basics

SettingLocated in the Tampa Bay
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$26,000 – $27,000
School Website
StateFlorida (FL)
Nearest City
Year Founded1956
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarSpring, Summer, Fall
Level OfferedBachelor degree
EnrollmentApproximately 30,900 students
International Students2%
Student-Teacher Ratio28:1

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Academic Programs

USF’s 13 colleges offer an extensive range of degree programs at undergraduate and graduate levels. Students can focus on a specific discipline in depth within a particular department while exploring other areas of interest across colleges.


USF Library, Writing center, outdoor football/ soccer fields, outdoor soccer stadium, outdoor baseball courts, outdoor tennis courts, outdoor softball complex, 6 indoor racquetball courts, 4 indoor basketball or 6 volleyball courts etc.

Students Life

Student Organizations categories: Academic/Professional, Councils, Governing, Greek, Honors, Multicultural, Political, Programming, Recreation, Religious, Service, Special Interest

Intramural sports: Soccer, Volleyball, Badminton, Table tennis, Softball, Basketball, Miniature golf

Campus Recreation Department: