Am I a Transfer 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 and Tampa?
With an average temperature of 23ºC, 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.
Cost of Attendance
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 100 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.
FAQs, Forms, & Useful Links
Have questions about USF, the application process, what to do once you've received your admissions decision? Here we've compiled a handy listing of Frequently Asked Questions, Forms, and Useful Links to help you out.