Three students pose in front of the Bay Bridge.

Learn to Create Impact

Tutor students in the Western Addition. Register voters all across the city. Build an app that improves lives. Come to USF and learn how to change the world in ways small and large.


“Social impact is at the forefront of everything about this school.”

John DeLeon, Business Administration, BS ’18 conceived and co-founded ShelterSpace, an app that provides real-time updates on available beds at homeless shelters.

Stairs outside the library with the church in the background.

Engage the Community

In service-learning classes and community engaged learning programs, you work with neighbors and organizations that address local challenges.


Three students talk on lower campus with the church in the background.

Join the Erasmus Living-Learning Community

Erasmus is a year-long course that brings together second- and third-year students from various undergraduate majors to study and practice ethics, service, and justice. 

A group of students talk near St. Ignatius Church.
Change the World from Here

San Francisco Hilltop Campus

The main campus of USF, "the Hilltop" is located in the geographic center of San Francisco, giving you easy access to everything the city has to offer.

USF campus looking up the central walkway towards the church