Creating Bold Programs

A USF degree is transformative by design. Across all of our programs, we prepare and empower our graduates to change the world from here — changing health care and engineering, business and entrepreneurship, law, education, and arts and sciences for the better. With your support, we will:

Student tests out virtual reality hardware, wears gogglesStrengthen USF’s current academic programs to include Engineering at USF

Now is the time for USF to launch an engineering program, one that isn’t stuck in convention. Like the university and the city, the program will be innovative, entrepreneurial, and rooted in diversity and inclusion. With $55 million in campaign support, USF will initiate a program that is rooted in a well-rounded, ethically based Jesuit liberal arts education.

Three students at a table discussion in classExpand a new mission-driven Honors College to serve USF’s most academically talented students

USF is raising $35 million for an Honors College, launched in 2018, that promotes academic excellence, nurtures global citizens by providing an interdisciplinary education in global humanities, and offers research and community engagement opportunities.

Smiling student in a colorful Christmas sweaterCreate targeted recruitment and retention programs for black students

The Black Achievement Success and Engagement program provides for a Black Student Resource Center, a Living-Learning Community, and scholarships that will be funded with $8 million in campaign support. USF is committed to providing students who identify as African American, mixed race, or black with a critical sense of belonging, which is crucial to student success and engagement.