Welcome to University of South Florida
Become part of a dynamic learning community that inspires innovation, creativity and collaboration. Study with world-class scholars, experience outstanding facilities and make friends from all 50 US states and more than 140 countries.
- Preeminent State Research University: One of the top three universities in Florida .
- #1 in the nation for student success among 1,100 schools (Eduventures Student Success Ratings 2016).
- 1 of 81 Public Universities with Carnegie Foundation's Tier 1 Highest Research Activity (Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education).
- #8 among nation's public and private "Golden Age Universities" (Times Higher Education 2017).
Your INTO Center
At USF, you’ll be part of a dynamic learning community that inspires innovation, creativity and collaboration. Study with world-class scholars, experience outstanding facilities and make friends from all 50 US states and more than 140 countries.Explore the INTO center
Life In Tampa
You’re sure to find two things in Tampa: Diverse cultures and a whole lot of sun. According to the US Census Bureau, Tampa is one of the most diverse, integrated urban areas in the country. That means there’s something for everyone, no matter what nationality or religion.Explore the city
From Colombia to Florida: studying in the Sunshine State
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The best way to experience all the benefits of the University of South Florida is to make it your home. Living on campus gives you 24-hour staff assistance and convenient access to classrooms, dining halls and fitness facilities. By joining its growing community of over 5,500 on-campus residents, it’s easy to make new friendsExplore your accommodation