Youth Programs

USF K-12 Offerings

Discover our comprehensive and current catalog of USF K-12 Youth Programs, showcasing an array of exciting offerings.

Rocky's Run

Join us for the inaugural Rocky's Run on March 2, 2024, at the stunning University of South Florida campus. This 5K event celebrates community and running culture, welcoming participants of all levels. After the run, don't miss the Bulls Family Fest with entertainment and delicious food. Save the date for a memorable day!

Rocky the Bull at the USF Tampa campus

Bulls Family Fest

Mark your calendars for March 2, 2024! Bulls Family Fest at USF Tampa Campus connects the community with delicious food, family fun, and entertainment. Explore resources and support youth programs at USF. Join us in building a stronger Bulls Country together!

K-12 Students at USF

USF SAT Blitz

Our comprehensive course includes all the topics students need to stand out from their peers on this essential college entrance exam: math and verbal skills, study tips and practice with typical exam questions. They’ll master proven test-taking strategies, such as how to attack different types of problems, utilize the process of elimination, manage time and avoid common distractions. Sample tests that measure progress will be used to help students sharpen their new skills and put course instruction into practice.

Students participating in SAT Prep

USF ACT Blitz

We know you’re shooting for an exceptional ACT score. Let us help you achieve it with USF’s ACT Review! Our convenient live online courses emphasize all the ACT test components: test-taking strategies, question formats, math, English, reading comprehension and science reasoning. Students receive in-depth review of exam materials, insight into strategies for succeeding on standardized tests and a comprehensive study plan.

Students preparing for the ACT at USF

USF Youth Experiences Summer Camps

The University of South Florida's Office of Youth Experiences offers a diverse array of summer camps designed to inspire young minds. From STEM exploration to arts and culture, our camps provide an enriching blend of educational and fun experiences that foster creativity, critical thinking, and personal growth. Explore our range of programs to find the perfect summer camp for your child's interests and aspirations.

Campers learning about the USF College of Engineering

Rocky's Rookies

Rocky's Rookies is the official kids club of USF Athletics. Our mission is to provide unique opportunities for the youth in our community to feel a connection to USF Athletics by playing, exploring, and learning with others in a fun, safe, and positive environment. Rocky’s Rookies includes opportunities for swag, invitations to exclusive events, free tickets, and more! Rocky’s Rookies gives members a chance to meet other young USF fans as well as creating a greater connection with the USF Athletics programs and athletes.

Rocky's Rookies Logo

KFORCE Big Data Day

In collaboration with Hillsborough County Public Schools and with the support of our local industry partners, Big Data Day introduces high school seniors to professional opportunities in Business Analytics and Information Systems. The inaugural event took place on December 1, 2016, and it saw the participation of students from various schools, including Bloomingdale, Plant, Alonso, Durant, Newsome, Sickles, Spoto, Middleton, and Hillsborough High Schools. The next Big Data Day will be held on February 14, 2024.

KForce Big Data at USF highlighting the Muma college of business school of information systems and management.

Great American Teach-In

The University of South Florida actively takes part in the Great American Teach-In, providing a unique platform for our dedicated faculty and staff to forge meaningful connections with local schools. Following the resounding success of last year's inaugural effort, where over 100 USF faculty and staff members dedicated their time to the cause, our university expanded its reach by visiting more than 30 schools in Hillsborough and Pinellas counties, impacting over 2,000 local students.

USF employees participating in the Great American Teach In