Mission Statement

The University of South Florida Sarasota‐Manatee campus provides high quality bachelor’s and graduate‐level education and scholarly activity in a personalized learning community that prepares successful leaders and responsible citizens.

Why this mission?

Vision Statement

As a valued member of USF, the University of South Florida Sarasota‐Manatee campus will be recognized as a student‐centered, research focused, community‐engaged campus with significant economic and cultural impact to the region.

Why this vision?

THe campus will grow enrollment and reputation by offering the highest quality advanced education programs for the region. This high quality will be reflected in our students’ successes by attracting and retaining highly qualified faculty, and expanding research impact. The USF Sarasota‐Manatee campus' community engagement commitment will be recognized for its significant impact on the quality of life in the region.

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