Why USF?

Why Choose USF?

There’s no doubt – talented students like you have a lot of choices when it comes to college. Why should you pick the University of South Florida? We’ll tell you!

  • Our Campuses
    From sunny skies to state-of-the-art facilities to vibrant city life, our metropolitan Florida locations can’t be beat.

  • Academics
    You’ll have access to more than 200 majors and concentrations, transformative research experiences, exhilarating study abroad experiences and top-notch student resources.

  • Athletics
    A member of the AAC conference, USF is home to more than 17 men’s and women’s sports teams, including football. Go Bulls!

  • Student Life
    From award-winning recreation centers to outdoor pools to hundreds of student clubs, you can live the good life at USF.

  • Affordability
    USF offers one of the lowest tuition rates in the country coupled with generous financial aid and scholarships.

  • Military Services
    Ranked first among the nation's most veteran-friendly schools, USF offers a number of unique programs and resources for student veterans. USF is also one of the few universities in the nation with ROTC programs for all four military departments.

  • Career Services
    Our comprehensive offerings help you to explore majors and occupations, gain experience in your field with co-ops and internships and learn the skills needed to find a job after graduation.
  • Global Perspective
    USF’s international institutes, study abroad programs in more than 25 countries, and students from more than 145 countries will enrich your world outlook.