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our Campus

Find yourself in the heart of the city.

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First-Generation Dons

Thirty percent of USF undergraduates are the first in their families to attend college. In the new issue of USF Magazine, meet five first-gen alumni and two first-gen students.

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Succeed This

Stay on track or get ahead. Take online classes from wherever you are.

An Academic Experience
Like No Other

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The Undergraduate Experience

Come study with professors, not with graduate students. In small classes, not big lecture halls.

The Graduate Experience

Invest in your future. Increase your value. Complete a USF master’s degree, doctoral degree, or certificate. 

World-Changing Research

Do real research with your professors and classmates. Connect with people making a difference.

A Global Perspective

Come find the world on our campus. See the world through different lenses. Learn with students and professors from all over the globe.


in student diversity among national universities
(U.S. News & World Report 2023)

Top 6%

in lifetime earnings
(Georgetown University "Ranking 4,500 Colleges by ROI" 2022)

Tier One

Listed as a Tier One National University
(U.S. News & World Report 2020)

Best Value

USF was named a Best Value School among national universities in
(U.S. News & World Report)


Satisfied or strongly satisfied on graduating student survey


Student-to-faculty ratio


Total enrollment for 2022


of USF students who attend full-time each semester graduate in 4 years

Top Performer

for Social Mobility
(U.S. News & World Report 2023)

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