Special Events/Extra Duty
The University of South Florida Police Department (USFPD) works in collaboration with various campus departments to support community events, making them safe for everyone involved. The University of South Florida hosts hundreds of special events on campus every year including athletic events, dignitary visits, concerts, lectures and major public demonstrations that require traffic, security and crowd control. The USF Police Special Events Team evaluates all USF events for safety and security considerations and collaborates with the Sponsor, Facility Managers, Parking & Transportation Services, Facilities Management, and local, state and federal agencies to provide safety and security services.
All requests submitted to USF Facilities Management will be reviewed by the USF Police Department Special Events Team as part of the approval process. If USF Police services are requested/required, and your event has been approved by all appropriate departments for any USF area, please review the following information and use online USFPD Officer Request Form.
Facilities Management Requests
Read the USF Facilities Management Event Request Form to learn how to submit your event for USF approval.
Police Officer Requests
1. Learn About Important Police Request Information
Read the University of South Florida Police Officer Requests' information document prior to completing the Police Officer Request Form.
2. Submit Police Officer Request Form
After reading through the University of South Florida Police Officer Requests' information document, submit a Police Officer Request Form.
For more information, please contact the USF Police Department Special Events Team directly by email at USFPDevents@usf.edu or the USF Police Department by phone at 813-974-2628.