Academics @ USF

Academic Resources

Once you come here, you won't be alone. USF has a vast array of resources dedicated to student success from Academic Advising to Tutoring and Learning Centers.

Academic Advising

Academic Advising resources allow you to explore your options as an undergraduate student. You can contact an academic advisor in your college, learn how to declare or change your major, find out about counseling services available to students, view registration tutorials, and so much more.

Tutoring and Learning Services

Take advantage of academic support services including tutoring, workshops, test preparation, a Writing Center, the new Science, Math, and Research Technology Lab (SMART Lab), and more to enhance learning. Find out about services and opportunities available through the tutoring center located in the USF Library Learning Commons.

Innovative Education

Innovative Education meets the needs of learners any time and any place through innovative distance learning, continuing education, degree completion, certificates, workforce development, lifelong learning and pre-college programs.

Testing Services

USF Testing Services administers comprehensive testing including the ACT, SAT, CLEP, GRE, LSAT, Six Sigma, Florida Teacher Certification, entrance and placement exams, certification and licensure testing, distance learning testing, and pre-employment exams. The department is committed to facilitating and supporting the achievement of professional and personal educational goals of all test candidates, while maintaining an optimum, secure, standardized testing environment.

USF Scholar Commons

The University of South Florida Scholar Commons, a service of the USF Tampa Library, is a showcase for the University's research and creative output. Members of the USF academic community contribute completed scholarship for long-term preservation and worldwide electronic accessibility.