School of Architecture & Community Design | 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 the experiences and accomplishments of many students and alumni to help inspire you to take the next step in your own success story.
Urban and Community Design
USF student cutting lumber in the School of Architecture & Community Design's woodshop
A professor and three students discuss a design project at the USF School of Architecture & Community Design
Florida Center for Community Design and Research
Academic & Research Programs
Love of design meets love of constructing at the University of South Florida’s School of Architecture & Community Design. Transform your vision into tangible designs. Explore and enhance your creativity with a supportive community. Through a thriving design culture and strong work ethic, students emerge from our programs with the skills, education, and experience to launch their careers.
USF School of Architecture & Community Design
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
- Thursday, June 24, 2021
Director Bob MacLeod, School of Architecture & Community Design, comments on Surfside condo collapse
- Friday, April 30, 2021
School of Architecture & Community Design Begins Campaign to Renovate Building
- Thursday, April 29, 2021
Advancing Research to Create More Livable and Sustainable Communities
- 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