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Academic Overview

Are you ready to run with the Bulls? USF offers superb academics, world-class interdisciplinary research, distinguished faculty, a diverse student body, American Athletics Conference athletics and year-round sunshine. It's no wonder students come here from every state, every U.S. territory and 125 countries around the world.

Admission to USF is more competitive than ever, but the process of applying is not difficult. Each applicant is considered individually, taking into account grades, rigor of curriculum and standardized test scores.

Colleges

Getting Started

Take the next step to becoming a USF Bull! Use these links to begin an application (you’ll need approximately 30 minutes) or complete an application you already started.

Colleges

Already Applied?

Check the status of your application to see if further action is required or if a decision is posted. Update a completed application to change your term of entry, your major or your home campus. Access forms you may be asked to complete after you apply.

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Freshman Requirements & Deadlines

Unsure if you’re a freshman? Check out the definition here. Be sure to review all admissions requirements, and deadlines before applying.

Calendar

Transfer Requirements & Deadlines

Unsure if you’re a transfer applicant? Check out the definition here. Also be sure to review all admissions requirements, checklists and deadlines before applying.

Academic Resources

International Requirements & Deadlines

Unsure if you’re an international applicant? Check out the definition here. Be sure to review all admissions requirements and deadlines before applying.

Academic Resources

Graduate Requirements & Deadlines

Unsure if you're a graduate applicant? Check out the definition here. Be sure to review all requirements and deadlines before applying.

Adult Learner

Former Student Requirements & Deadlines

Unsure if you’re a former student returning? Check out the definition here. Be sure to review all readmission requirements before reapplying.

Adult Learner

SECOND BACHELOR'S DEGREE REQUIREMENTS & DEADLINES

Unsure if you're a second bachelor's degree applicant? Check out the definition here. Also be sure to review all admission requirements and deadlines before applying.

Adult Learner

Special Scenarios

Information and requirements for special scenarios including home school and GED students, students with disabilities and waivers.