USF Emergency Management monitors all storms that have the potential to impact the Tampa Bay area and will communicate to the USF Community storm updates and projected impacts.

USF's Hurricane Guide provides preparedness tips for students, faculty and staff, as well as further information on campus operations during a hurricane. View and download the guide.

Hurricane Recovery Resources for Students

USF recognizes academic, financial and personal challenges that some students are experiencing as the result of Hurricanes and other natural disasters, and we want to help you. If you have been impacted, please utilize the resources provided below for assistance from both USF and in the community.  We will try to keep these resources updated as we get specific information regarding specific storms.

Community Resources
Florida Housing Finance Corporation's Disaster Relief webpage provides families with continuously updated information on housing resources and assistance.  Additionally, all current listings are up-to-date for families who need to quickly relocate at FloridaHousingSearch.org

Mental Health Resources

Professional counselors are available 24/7 through the Tampa campus Counseling Center at 813-974-2831 (select option 3 after business hours) and St. Petersburg campus Wellness Center at 727-873-4422 (select option 2 to make an appointment).

Additionally, all enrolled students can conveniently access 24/7 free mental health services with behavioral health professionals through TimelyCare's TalkNow service. 

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Academic Support Resources