Freshmen

Academics

USF is committed to promoting globally competitive undergraduate programs that support interdisciplinary inquiry, intellectual development, knowledge and skill acquisition, and student success.

Undergraduate Programs

With more than 80 undergraduate majors, there are unlimited opportunities to discover and pursue your academic passions. Academically talented students are encouraged to explore the USF's highly regarded Honors College.

Accelerated Degree Programs

The Provost's Scholars Program allows students to complete a bachelor's degree in just three years. Other programs allow students to complete a bachelor’s degree and a graduate degree (typically master's degree) on an accelerated timeline.

Research Opportunities

As one of the nation’s top 50 public research universities, USF is the ideal environment in which to conduct research. Students in all disciplines and at any level of study may participate.

Academic Resources

USF offers multiple academic resources to ensure student success, including academic advising, online research tools, tutoring and testing services and more.

Education Outside the Classroom

Deepen cultural knowledge and practice language skills with USF’s study abroad experiences. Apply classroom learning through internships and co-ops with Tampa’s leading companies. Or join a Living Learning Community, residences with with special emphasis on an academic major or special interest.