University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

First Year Student Orientation

First Year Student Orientation

Updates from our Office:

Please visit this website for the most updated information regarding Orientation at the University of South Florida (USF) at the Sarasota-Manatee campus!

USF and the Orientation Office look forward to welcoming you into the USF Bulls community! Your time here is going to be filled with fun, friendship, challenges, knowledge and success. You’ll gain the skills to make a difference in your area of studies and the community, but you won’t have to do it alone. We’ll be here to help you every step of the way.

Reserve Your Orientation Session



Please note: The Orientation Office is located in SMC B130.  Should you have questions or need assistance, please contact us. In order to receive the most timely and effective communication, we request that you email us and provide your University ID # in the body of the email.

Office Hours:
8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday

Office Location:
8350 North Tamiami Trail, SMC B130
Sarasota, FL 34243

Phone: 941-359-4323


USF Tampa campus Orientation
Phone: (813) 974-3060

USF St. Petersburg campus Orientation
Phone: 727-873-4754