Offices

Institutes and Centers

Institutes and centers are established within the University to coordinate and support research, service, and training activities that supplement and extend existing departmental and college instruction, research, and service programs.

There are two categories of institutes and centers in Florida public universities:

Board of Governor's List of USF Centers and Institutes

BOG Reporting Requirements
To comply with BOG Regulation 10.015, the following forms must be completed. Prior to submission to the BOG, forms must be approved by the appropriate office as indicated below. Once approved by the appropriate office, all forms must be uploaded to the BOG ExpertNet website.

Annual Reports

  1. Budget Information - Financial Information Form
    Contact Loretta Sue Kandl in the Provost's Office.
  2. Directory Information - Directory Information Form
    Submit to Kelly Bergquist in the Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Academic Planning and Review.
  3. Evaluation Information - Annual Evaluation Form
    Submit to Kelly Bergquist in the Office of Institutional Effectiveness, Academic Planning and Review.

Seven-Year Review

In addition to the annual report, a formal review of the Center or Institute is required at least every seven years. At a minimum, all seven-year evaluations/reviews must include the following elements:

SACS Annual Administrative Assessment Requirements

Assessment Plan Information for Centers and Institutes

Resources for Establishing and Managing Institutes and Centers