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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!
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.
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.
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.
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).
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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