Cost & Scholarships

International Scholarships

To be considered for merit-based scholarships from the Office of Admissions, students must submit a complete admissions application by the priority deadline. For additional information about the awarding process, please visit Freshman Scholarship Requirements & Timeline. ​



Award/Benefits GPA & Test Scores
USF Green & Gold Presidential Award

(Up to $12,000 per year)

4.00+ GPA and
1360+ SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing & Math only) or
29+ ACT

USF Green & Gold Directors Award $36,000
(Up to $9,000 per year)
3.80+ GPA and
1290+ SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing & Math only) or
27+ ACT
USF Green & Gold Scholars Award $24,000
(Up to $6,000 per year)
3.60+ GPA and
1220+ SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing & Math only) or
25+ ACT
USF International Student Scholarship

(Up to $1,000 per year)

3.5+ GPA and
1140+ SAT (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing & Math only) or
23+ ACT

The above awards are not-stackable. Students will receive the highest award for which they quality within the awarding timeline. All Green & Gold awards are credited in the form of a partial out-of-state tuition waiver; exact award amounts vary based on the number of credits in which a student enrolls each term.