At the University of South Florida (USF), international students can benefit from an innovative and inspirational learning community. The university has the unique distinction of being among the highest producers of Fulbright scholars in the US.
There are a number of entry points on offer to students. They can pursue International Year One, Graduate Pathway, Academic English and Study Abroad with English programs as well as direct entry routes. Plenty of support is available every step of the way, so international students can reach their academic and professional goals.
INTO USF was one of the first INTO partnerships with a US university. USF sits within the top 75 best value schools and is the top 46 public school by U.S. News & World Report 2022. Over the last seven years, 7,526 USF graduates from 157 countries completed OPT in 49 states, where they developed the skills required by a wide variety of employers.
Located on USF's campus, the INTO Center offers a range of services, including airport pickups, living support, language assistance, orientation activities and personalized academic advice.
International students, who make up 10% of the USF student population, will feel right at home in the diverse and welcoming campus community. There are 700+ student organizations to join as well as competitive sports teams. Wellness programs are available to help students with their health and wellbeing.
Tampa offers an incredible experience for students. The US Census Bureau named it as one of the most diverse and integrated urban areas in America. There's plenty for everyone to enjoy, such as museums, galleries, shopping, adventure activities, as well as a lot of sunshine.