School of Music | 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.
Students playing saxophones as part of the Jazz Ensemble during a Monday Night Jazz Series performance.
Percussionists perform as part of the Herd of Thunder marching band at Homecoming.
Areas of Study
Academic & Research Programs
Develop as a musician at the School of Music, where educational and performing opportunities abound. Located in one of the most artistically active areas in Florida, grow your artistic excellence within a thriving music community.
USF School of Music
Always Something to Experience
The Arts at USF produces almost 300 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.
College of The Arts News
- Thursday, June 1, 2023
AAU membership to bring extraordinary benefits to USF, Tampa Bay and state of Florida
- Friday, May 26, 2023
USF professor uses dance class to help Parkinson's patients - FOX13
- Thursday, May 18, 2023
Dancer, choreographer, professor – and inventor – Merry Lynn Morris - Creative Pinellas
Free College Events
RICO GATSON: VISIBLE TIME Exhibition Walkthrough + Opening Reception
June 2nd at 6:30pm in the USF Contemporary Art Museum
Starts June 06
RICO GATSON: VISIBLE TIME
June 6th - July 29th in the USF Contemporary Art Museum M-F 10am–5pm; Thursday 10am–8pm; Saturday 1–4pm
Juneteenth holiday; No classes & USF offices closed