University of South Florida
Contribute to our future
Our tight-knit community cannot be described in words, you have to come see it for
yourself! Our one-on-one, personalized tour of the Judy Genshaft Honors College is
the best way to get a feel for the honors experience.
SCHEDULE A TOUR
While you’re here, it is recommended to take a tour of campus, which includes a stop at Juniper-Poplar Hall, home to the Honors Living Learning Community (LLC).
Our Tour Guides have been in your shoes, and are here to answer your questions regarding
the Judy Genshaft Honors College, Tampa, and college life in general. Read through
their bios below, find a student who resonates with you, and reach out via email with their name in the subject line (Example: GRACE - USF Honors College Inquiry). Please allow up to one week for our student to respond to your question(s). General questions will be answered within one business day. For additional questions regarding admissions,
please contact Grace Beck.
PsychologyRiyadh, Saudi Arabia
Spending time with family and friends, movies, reading, napping on beaches, and listening
to music. I'm prematurely including surfing, even though I've never tried it; but
I will soon!
Biomedical Sciences & Public HealthKissimmee, FL
Baking, crocheting, traveling, piano, guitar, ukulele, singing, finding new music,
blogging, and group conversation.
Health SciencesMinor: Leadership StudiesGainesville, FL
Dance, musical theatre, singing, travel, makeup artistry, Disney, and animals!
Biomedical SciencesMinor: General Public HealthTampa, FL
Traveling, volunteering at Tampa General Hospital and Bay Life Church, trying new
coffee shops around Tampa, watching various sporting events with friends and family,
game nights, and exploring state parks around FL.
Cell and Molecular BiologyIndia & United Arab Emirates
Keeping up with the news, reading fiction, watching shows, anime, listening to music,
going on walks, cleaning and organizing, cooking when I miss food from home, drinking
coffee, eating spicy food, and multitasking.
Biological Health Sciences, PsychologyMelbourne, FL
Running, visiting coffee shops, cars, traveling, real estate, cooking, blogging, movies,
reading, hockey, and food.
Rachel will be back giving tours in Fall 2019.
Public HealthMinor: Political ScienceClermont, FL
Reading, volleyball, hiking, biking, traveling, health politics, and exploring Tampa.
Cell and Molecular BiologyMinor: Public HealthOcala, FL
Spending time with friends and family, reading novels, watching suspense movies, listening
to 70s music, travelling to unfamiliar places, and photography.
Shalini will be back giving tours in Fall 2019.
Biomedical SciencesMinors: Nutrition, PsychologyRiverview, FL
Travelling, tabata and HIIT training, cooking (Pinterest is my life), reading medical
books, and organizing (Marie Kondo-style).
Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular BiologySpring Hill, FL
I am passionate about giving back to communities. I try to spend my free time volunteering!
I also like to attend food events (I highly recommend the St. Pete French Fry Festival),
explore different cultures, and travel! I'm always looking for new places to go and
new shows to watch.
Biomedical SciencesMinors: Sociology, General Public HealthTampa, FL
Listening to music, drawing, volunteering, pediatrics, reading, fashion design, travel,
watching movies in theaters, drinking taro boba milk tea, playing volleyball, and
Cell and Molecular BiologyMinor: CriminologyClermont, FL
Exploring Tampa and trying different restaurants; movie-watcher, traveler, and theme
Psychology, BiochemistryMinors: Biomedical EngineeringHo Chi Minh, Vietnam
Wandering, biking, wandering on a bike; overthinking movies, books, shows, and anime;
board/card games and good food; and deciding where to go by throwing a dart at the