Prepare For Your Arrival

Welcome to USF! We are so excited to have you join our community and look forward to your arrival to campus. The purpose of this website is to outline the tasks you should complete prior to your arrival on campus, along with an overview of what is in store once you get here.

Save the Date

Your arrival is right around the corner. Mark your calendar to ensure you maximize your USF experience! Fall 2019 activities begin August 22nd, and Spring 2020 activities begin January 11th. If you are a part of a pre-arrival program, your arrival date may be different. To learn more, please contact your specific program.

    Arrival To Do's

    We encourage new and returning students to review these resources, critical tasks, and important university deadlines.

    Living on Campus

    We can't wait for you to join us on campus where it is the Best place to Live, the Best place to Work, and the Best place to Learn. Visit these links to learn more about your move-in experience. Once you arrive on campus, make your way to the Marshall Student Center to receive your residence hall key(s). Once you have checked in, our team will provide you with directions to your residence hall location.

    Commuting to Campus

    Don't miss out on the fun. Visit campus prior to classes starting to meet your fellow Bulls and attend campus traditions!

    Family/Guest Experience

    Families are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunities to meet fellow families, explore campus resources and finalize any outstanding campus business. To support your student's transition to campus, we encourage families to create space for their student to build community with their new peers, on their own, at the events offered.

    Key Resources

    Check out these campus resources to help you prepare for your first day of class.

    Hours of Operation

    Check out these hours of operation to best navigate taking care of business during your arrival experience.

    Stay Connected and Informed

    Keep up to date with new information regarding your arrival. Join these key communication platforms for students and families.