Prospective Students

Welcome to USF - The Graduate Journey


We are delighted that you are considering the University of South Florida (USF) for your graduate studies. We know that students often have many choices for graduate study, so we are extremely pleased that you may join our community of scholars. 

We invite you to explore this Prospective Student webpage and the entire Office of Graduate Studies website to learn about the services, activities, and opportunities available to you.

We continue to grow and expand our offerings in research funding, scholarship, and professional development so you will be prepared for leadership roles. From "Welcome, student!" to "Congratulations, graduate!" - we are here to enhance your graduate student experience. 

Click to see the steps to complete your graduate school application!

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Single Stop - Financial Aid tool Partnership with USF

Single Stop has partnered with the University of South Florida to help you overcome economic barriers to continue your education and move towards sustainable economic mobility. We are providing you with a one-stop-shop tool to help you stay on your path to success!

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Visit the Single Stop tool to access the following services and features:

  • Federal & State Benefit Screener
  • Community Resources
  • Application Assistance

For questions, contact: