International Student Resources

Student success is at the heart of what we do. To ensure the best outcomes possible, USF offers multiple academic resources for our students, including academic advising, tutoring and testing services and more.

Academic Advising

You’ll work closely with your academic advisor to plan your course of study, register for classes, declare or change your major, get academic counseling and more.

Academic Success Center

Take advantage of academic support services including tutoring, workshops, academic coaching, writing help, and more to enhance learning. Find out about services and opportunities available through the Academic Success Center located on the 2nd floor of the USF Library Learning Commons.

The Digital Media Commons

DMC is a multimedia production area that provides equipment, instruction, creative space, and assistance to USF students, faculty and staff. Our innovative lab enables content creators to use studio equipment and software to work on class assignments or personal projects.


The USF Tampa Library is the largest and most comprehensive on campus. It provides access to over two million academic journals, databases, and books, and research assistance for students and faculty along with high-tech study space. The FMHI Research Library provides services and resources directly supporting the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute and related academic and research programs. Shimberg Health Sciences Library serves

Testing Services

Testing Services administers comprehensive testing right on campus, including: entrance and placement tests (GRE, LSAT, MAT, etc.); certification and licensure tests (Praxis, Six Sigma, etc.) and pre-employment tests.