Health and Safety
The Counseling Center on the Tampa campus offers comprehensive psychological services to help students navigate the challenges of college life and take advantage of opportunities for personal growth. Learn about the psychological services, workshops, counseling and treatment programs available. Counseling and wellness resources are available on all campuses.
Student Health Services
Student Health Services offers a variety of healthcare services, including general medical care, immunizations, nutrition counseling, smoking cessation, laboratory services, allergy shots, travel health and a full-service pharmacy (Tampa campus).
Center for Student Well-Being
At the Center for Student Well-Being in the Marshall Student Center, located on the Tampa campus, you can meet with a registered dietitian, get a blood pressure screening, pick up free condoms and gather information on a variety of health and wellness topics. Learn about programs to maximize your wellbeing.
Victim Advocacy & Violence Prevention
USF’s dedicated team of victim advocates will confidentially assist any crime victim with on-campus and community support services and resources. Additionally, students can participate as peer educators in outreach programs.
Emergency and Safety Management
The safety of students, faculty, staff and visitors is a top priority at USF. Learn about the various initiatives, emergency notification systems and programs in place to ensure the safety of every member of the USF community.
Success and Wellness Coaching
Success and Wellness coaches work with students to co-create a plan for success, focusing on motivation, accountable goal-setting and holistic wellness. Serving students on all campuses, coaches can help students create a pathway to become their best selves and improve their overall well-being. Coaches can also provide support for students facing academic, personal or lifestyle challenges, but who may not need psychological counseling services.
Each year on the Tampa campus, the SAFE Team provides thousands of students safe travel from one campus location to another, via escort, between the hours of 6:30 pm and 2:30 am daily. Learn more about the SAFE Team.
The University Police Department in Tampa is a full-service law enforcement agency serving and protecting the university community. Officers patrol the campus and surrounding areas 24/7. Learn more about the USFPD and other police forces in St. Petersburg and Sarasota-Manatee.