Am I a Freshman Applicant?
Unsure about what type of application to submit? Need some clarification on our admission terminology?
How do I apply?
Admission to USF is more competitive than ever, but the process of applying is not difficult. Many tasks can be completed online, such as checking your application status, submitting required fees, accessing forms and more.
Why USF & Tampa?
With an average temperature of 23 degrees, numerous cultural amenities and gorgeous beaches, Tampa is the perfect home away from home. There's a lot to love about the University of South Florida. Learn what makes it the best option for you!
Requirements & Deadlines
You've decided to apply, but you need to know when to apply and what documentation you need to submit. This is where you will find that valuable information.
Costs of Attendance & Scholarships
With one of the lowest tuition rates in the country, generous scholarships, and plenty of student employment opportunities, USF is an outstanding value. Plus, access to career-enhancing co-ops and internships in Tampa can lead to a greater return on investment after graduation.
Academics @ USF
No matter which of our more than 80 majors you choose, you’ll find talented professors committed to your success, extensive resources and fascinating opportunities to apply your classroom learning in real-world settings—in the U.S. and around the globe.
Admitted Student Checklist
Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of South Florida! Can you see yourself at USF? If your answer is YES (and we hope it is), use the links on the right to begin your journey as a USF Bull.