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First-Year Class Profile

USF is anything but uniform. Just like our applicants, we aren’t simply a few numbers on a page. But we know that when you’re making choices, numbers can be important. So we’ve compiled some of the basics here.

Fall 2020 Class Profile

  • Mid-50% SAT range: 1130-1310
  • Mid-50% ACT range: 22-29
  • Average GPA: 3.54

Geography

  • California: 56.1%
  • Other Western States: 8.5%
  • Northeast: 9.1%
  • Midwest: 4.8%
  • Mountain: 4.8%
  • South: 5.4%
  • Other: 4.5%
  • Outside U.S.: 6.8%

Demographics

  • African American: 8%
  • Asian American: 28%
  • Hispanic/Latino: 22%
  • Multicultural: 12%
  • Native American/Alaska Native: 0.1%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.4%
  • Unspecified: 0.5%
  • White: 29%
  • First Generation: 32.1%
  • International: 13.1%
  • Pell Grant recipients: 27.5%

Cost of Attendance

  • Tuition & Fees: $52,482
  • Room & Board: $15,990

Financial Aid

  • Receiving financial aid: 90%
  • Average aid package: $36,087
  • Average merit award: $18,873