More about University of South Florida

Become a USF Bull

Get ready for a unique university experience. Located in sunny Tampa, Florida, University of South Florida is one of the largest public universities in the US. Home to 14 academic colleges, USF offers more than 240 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. With 2,400 engaging faculty and first-rate facilities, you’ll get all the educational tools you need to succeed.

Campus life is full of energy with hundreds of student clubs, events and organizations open to everyone. Watch Division I athletes compete in dozens of sports, or get in the game and play in an on-campus recreational league.

If you want to explore beyond the campus, the Tampa area has a vast array of things to do. From its beautiful beaches and Busch Gardens theme park to professional sports teams, an adventure is just minutes from your door.

Focused on your future

USF's mission is to help you succeed in your studies and as a global community citizen. Through a competitive curriculum and access to real-world research, you'll be prepared to tackle tomorrow’s challenges. USF builds internship partnerships with a number of Tampa businesses like PricewaterhouseCoopers and Coca-Cola to ensure you have opportunities to thrive well beyond graduation day.

What's the USF difference? Results. The extraordinary success of our students and research efforts can be found all over the world. USF is a top producer of Fulbright US Scholarship recipients and ranked No. 15 worldwide for the number of research patents granted.

Yancheng Bian
"When I went inside, the computers in each classroom were new and the facilities were modern. It's just like what we see in the movies." Yancheng Bian China