University of South Florida

Acceptance Rate 44.00 %
SAT Average 1,230
2023 Tuition & Fees $17,324
Student Population 49,708
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,556

Academic Overview

University of South Florida Campus, Tampa, FL
University of South Florida is a public, four-years institute located in Tampa, Florida. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $6,410 for Florida residents and $17,324 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $10,428 for Florida residents and $21,126 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 49,708 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 44.00% and the graduation rate is 75% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of South Florida varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, USF's tuition & fees is $6,410 for Florida residents and $17,324 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $10,428 for in-state students and $21,126 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Florida ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at USF. The acceptance rate of USF is 44.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24.00%. The average graduation rate is 75% and the transfer-out rate is 10%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,556 and 86% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 49,708 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of South Florida is 44.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of South Florida is 75 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of South Florida is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of South Florida is 90 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of South Florida is 49,708
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of South Florida is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,556 at University of South Florida.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33620-9951
Online Applicationhttps://secure.vzcollegeapp.com/usf/
Financial Aidusfweb2.usf.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorusfas.forest.usf.edu/npc/npc.aspx
Veterans Tuitionwww.usf.edu/student-affairs/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.usf.edu/diversity/disability/index.aspx

Offered Degrees

USF offers 260 major programs through online and on-site education where 31 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)451
Doctorate (Practical)40
Post-Master's Certificate20

Special Learning Opportunities

University of South Florida offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,468)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,240)

Veterans Benefits

University of South Florida has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges