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Applying for Admission
USF accepts applications from lower-level transfers (12-59 credits) and upper-level transfers (60+ credits). Unsure if your student qualifies as a transfer? Check out the definition here. Review all transfer admissions requirements and deadlines. Learn more about USF’s BSAS program for transfers.
With more than 80 undergraduate majors, there are unlimited opportunities to discover and pursue academic passions. Academically talented students are encouraged to explore USF's highly regarded Honors College, accelerated degree programs and exciting research opportunities.
Cost of Attendance
Did you know that USF boasts one of the lowest tuition rates in the country? Plus, in 2012-2013, we awarded an average financial aid package of $11,438 to 22,613 students. Now that's value!
To be considered, students must apply for admission by January 2. There are no separate applications to complete. Check information on requirements, award timelines and accepting or renewing a scholarship.
USF offers a combination of need-based grants, loans and work-study opportunities to help defray education costs. Learn how to apply for financial aid with our handy step-by-step guide.
Search for university scholarships and privately funded USF Foundation scholarships. Florida Bright Futures Scholarships are available for high-achieving students from Florida. The USF Scholarship Resources website provides information about a great number of outside scholarships.