Starting in Spring
Complete Checklist Prior to Glo-Bull Beginnings
It's a one-stop student on-boarding portal that allows you to complete tasks all in one place (like registering for orientation or applying for housing). The portal is designed for newly admitted undergraduate students, both domestic and international, for all three USF campuses (Tampa, St. Petersburg, and Sarasota-Manatee).
|Make Your Orientation Reservation||It is a requirement that you attend USF's Orientation program in order to register for classes.||Reservations|
|Glo-Bull Start (iStart)||Completing the steps in iStart is a mandatory part of the immigration process. You will submit financial paperwork, current copies of your visa, and other paperwork.||iStart|
|Sign Up for Housing and Meal Plan||If you plan to live on campus, housing assignments are made based on the date of a completed housing application. To ensure you receive your preferred housing assignment, do not delay!||Housing Application|
|Housing Early Arrival Request Form||Complete the Housing & Residential Education Early Arrival Request Form if you are
living on campus! Glo-Bull Beginnings students who plan to live on-campus for the
Spring term, can move directly into your residence hall when you arrive on January
2, 2018 for Orientation. In order to do so you must have completed the Early Arrival
Request Form through Housing & Residential Education and pay the additional night's
You do not have to do this if you do not want to move-in early, but you will need to consider where you will stay from January 2 until official move-in begins on January 6.
For students who plan to live off-campus, we encourage you to begin considering where you will live during Glo-Bull Beginnings and the Spring semester.
|Early Arrival Request Form|
|Submit Required Forms to Student Health Services||As you prepare to travel, please check your email for very important information coming
from Student Health Services in relation to both Immunization and Insurance Compliance.
Tuberculosis screening requires full documentation of one of the following: Mantoux,
laboratory report, or radiology report of chest with physician signature. Students
living on campus must also provide evidence of Meningitis vaccination to receive a
All new students must submit a signed USF Medical History and Immunization form to Student Health Services prior to registering for classes.
Questions? Email USF's Immunization Compliance Office
|Purchase Your Health Insurance||Health Insurance is required for all international students. Student Health Services will email you about university-approved medical insurance options, but please note, medical insurance must be through a U.S. company.||Insurance|