Transient Study Options
Full Transient Study: occurs when you are not enrolled in any USF classes, while enrolled at least half-time at another Florida public school.
- You must have a family or personal emergency that requires you to leave the Tampa Bay area.
- Financial aid is limited to the actual cost of your tuition and a book allowance.
Partial Transient Study: occurs when you are enrolled at least half-time in USF classes while also enrolled in classes at another Florida institution.
Financial aid for partial transient study is limited to Florida Bright Futures and/or Pell Grant. You must meet one of the following conditions:
- the course(s) are part of a partnership between USF and a state university/college; or
- there are no seats available at USF for a course that is required to stay on track for graduation; or the course is not offered at USF and if not taken that semester, your graduation will be delayed.