About University Summer Experience
IS THE UNIVERSITY SUMMER EXPERIENCE RIGHT FOR YOU?
If you're between the ages of 14-18 join us and practice your English skills while
learning about university student life!
The University Summer English Experience at INTO USF offers participants the chance to engage with others in conversational English while immersing themselves in the American university environment.
- Learn English in small language workshops
- Make new friends from USF & around the world
- Explore Florida and the Tampa Bay area
- Visit theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Busch Gardens
- Spend time at the beach or go shopping
- Enjoy full access to university facilities (gym, library, housing, dining, public transportation)
HERE'S WHAT YOU'LL STUDY AT UNIVERSITY SUMMER EXPERIENCE:
- Fun, interactive English workshops designed to give participants a chance to develop confidence in using English. Participants will be working on challenging projects involving problem solving, team work, and critical thinking.
- Visits to various USF departments to experience lectures, participate in hands-on activities and tour facilities. Potential visits include: Engineering & science labs, USF Health, art studios, marine biology, etc. (These are subject to change)
- Meet and interact with USF professors and students.
- Educational field trips in which participants learn about American culture and history.
WHAT ACTIVITIES DOES UNIVERSITY SUMMER EXPERIENCE OFFER?
- Evening activities on campus to provide opportunities to practice conversational English, which include: tie-dye, scavenger hunts, game nights, bowling, motion picture shows, etc.
- Weekend recreational trips to theme parks, such as Disney World's Magic Kingdom, Universal Studios/Islands of Adventure and Busch Gardens
- Day trips to beautiful local beaches, such as Clearwater Beach and St. Petersburg Beach
- Outdoor recreational activities like USF's Low Ropes/High Ropes course
- Shopping trips to popular malls, such as International Plaza and Tampa Premium Outlets