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Congratulations to Dariya Alibi for her FAIE Study Florida Award

International Student Awarded Prestigious FAIE Scholarship

July 13, 2021 -- Ms. Dariya Alibi, an undergraduate at the University of South Florida, was recently awarded a prestigious Florida Association of International Educators (FAIE) Study Florida scholarship. For the 2021-22 academic year, FAIE partnered with Study Florida, a not-for-profit professional association, to support scholarships for international students pursuing higher education at a college or university in Florida. Ms. Alibi, an international student from Kazakhstan, is currently a sophomore at USF pursuing a bachelor’s degree in computer science and holds a cumulative GPA of 3.98. We congratulate Ms. Alibi on this well-deserved award.  

Congratulations to our international student Golden Bull Award winners

Congratulations to All of Our International Student Golden Bull Award Winners!

April 29, 2021 -- Presented by the Student Success unit, the Golden Bull Award is one of USF's highest honors given annually in the spring semester to deserving undergraduate and graduate students who encompass the spirit of USF and have demonstrated its values. Recipients must exemplify exceptional leadership and service to the University and the community. USF World congratulates all of the deserving international students who received this prestigious award in 2021.

2021 Times Higher Education Impact Rankings

USF EARNS INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION FOR ITS GLOBAL IMPACT

April 21, 2021 -- The Times Higher Education (THE) has ranked USF No. 3 in the U.S. and No. 30 in the world in its 2021 Impact Rankings. This ranking is based on the university’s efforts toward meeting the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, which were established to forge global partnerships between various sectors, pooling resources, and sharing expertise, while collectively working toward a more sustainable, peaceful, and prosperous future. USF also ranked No. 1 in the U.S. towards advancing No Poverty and No. 2 in the U.S. for its achievements in Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure and towards Life Below Water. Go Bulls!

USF featured as a top fulbright producer for 2020-2021

THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA IS A TOP PRODUCER OF FULBRIGHT U.S. SCHOLARS FOR THE 6TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

February 22, 2021 -- The University of South Florida is proud to be included on the list of U.S. colleges and universities that produced the most 2020-2021 Fulbright U.S. Scholars for the 6th consecutive year. The Department of State’s Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA) annually announces the top producing institutions for the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program, and The Chronicle of Higher Education publishes the list.

Much More Than English

INTO USF LAUNCHES NEW BLOG AND PODCAST TO EXPLORE INNOVATIONS IN INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

February 12, 2021 -- Much More Than English is a Podcast and Blog series hosted by USF World that introduces the international English-teaching community to best practices from the University of South Florida. Every month our hosts will interview experts in the field of international education and share their knowledge and experience in teaching international and other culturally and linguistically diverse students. Find new episodes here.

USF World Statement of Community

USF WORLD 2021 STATEMENT OF COMMUNITY

January 11, 2021 -- Inspired by President Currall’s initiative to establish Principles of Community for OneUSF and the University’s commitment to "celebrate our accomplishments and respect our complex differences," USF World has created a similar statement and identified the critical values that guide our relationships with each other and with our internal and external partners. Click here to view the USF World Statement of Community.

International Student and Education Abroad Rankings

USF RANKS #22 FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ENROLLMENT AND #29 FOR ENROLLMENT IN CREDIT EARNING STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS AMONG PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS

On November 16th, 2020, the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and the Institute of International Education (IIE) released findings from the 2020 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Among public institutions, USF ranks #29 for student enrollment in credit earning study abroad programs (2018/19) and #22 for international student enrollment (2019/20).

Peace Corps Rankings

THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA RANKS #2 NATIONALLY FOR UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS EARNING THE PEACE CORPS PREP CERTIFICATE

The University of South Florida ranks No. 2 nationally among all institutions offering undergraduate students the opportunity to earn the Peace Corps Prep certificate. In collaboration with the U.S. Peace Corps, the University of South Florida awarded 49 Prep certificates to the graduating class of 2020.

 

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