College of The Arts | University of South Florida
By providing hands-on education, real-world practice, and mentoring, the USF College of The Arts offers students the opportunities they need to grow in their professions and pursue their passions. The stories above highlight some of the experiences and accomplishments of our faculty, students, and alumni to help inspire you to take the next step in your own success story.
Architecture & Community Design
Art & Art History
USF Herd of Thunder Marching band performing during Homecoming in the stands at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida
Ballet dancer on stage in Theatre 1 during the USF School of Theatre and Dance's Fall Dance Concert
Theatre & Dance
School of Architecture and Community Design
Florida Center for Community Design and Research
College of The Arts
Discover Our College
As the creative center of the University of South Florida, the College of The Arts provides an enriched, creative, and professional environment for tomorrow’s leaders in architecture, community design, art, art history, music, theatre, and dance. Browse through our programs and institutes to begin your path towards an inspiring life in the arts.
USF College of The Arts
Always Something to Experience
The Arts at USF produces over 250 events each year, including concerts, performances, exhibitions, talks, conferences, masterclasses, and festivals—all open to students and the Tampa Bay community. Plan your next visit to experience the talent of our student and faculty productions, and enjoy work, discourse and public art by leading international artists and scholars.
The Contemporary Art Museum houses USF's collections and exhibits international shows. Graphicstudio, the renowned workshop, engages in unique experimental art and education. Both are open to students and the public and are always free.
USF Wind Ensemble
September 19, 2:00 pm | USF Concert Hall
Starts Sept 20
A Landscape Without Walls // Bracing Art Below the Navel
September 20th - 30th, 11am-3pm in the Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery. A reception will be held September 24th at 7pm.
September 29th at 7:30pm in Barness Recital Hall
- Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Alumnus Wins at GRAMMY® Awards as Associate Producer
- Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Suncoast Black Arts Collaborative Awards Student Krystle Lemonias for Spurring Social Awareness
- Wednesday, April 14, 2021
The Urban Conga Architecture Firm Recognized as an Architizer A+ Firm of the Year
- Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Professor McArthur Freeman Selected to Receive Inaugural USF Humanities Faculty Fellowship
- Tuesday, August 31, 2021
The College of the Arts is pleased to announce the appointments of Fanni Green and Dr. Merry Lynn Morris at the School of Theatre & Dance
- Monday, August 2, 2021
Harbor Hall Renovations Bring Upgraded Facilities and Updated Technology to the Graphic Arts Program