Admitted Students

Student Resources

The following offices are here to help ensure student success. Please make sure you visit with each office to learn how they can enrich your student experience!

Academic Advising

This is the office to contact for your Newly Admitted Student Appointment (NASA). Career and academic advisors work with students to select majors and minors, set up job shadowing opportunities and select classes to help students achieve their career and academic goals.

Accessibility Services

The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus encourages and supports students with both temporary and permanent disabilities. This office can develop individualized plans for academic accommodations that will enable students to participate fully in an enriching academic experience.

Affiliated Housing

USF Sarasota-Manatee campus is dedicated to the success of our students and understands how residential experiences contribute to advancing this priority.

Although the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus does not have any on-campus housing options or current affiliated housing, we encourage students to research the many available properties in the Sarasota and Manatee counties to find a fit that works for them. 


The Campus Bookstore, located a quarter mile from campus, provides books, school supplies and spirit items for the University. Digital books, book rentals and price matching options are available to students.

Career Services

The Office of Career Services provides programming and individual consultation to help students with choosing a career path and transitioning from school to the work force.


The Cashier’s Office processes payments for deposits, tuition and other university charges.

Campus Computing Help Desk

This office can assist with the setup of wireless devices and personal computers. They are able to help navigate the various university portals such as MyUSF, OASIS, email and virtual apps.

Counseling & Wellness Center

The Counseling & Wellness Center provides health and wellness services that support emotional and physical well-being, and addresses academic concerns.

Financial Aid & Scholarships

This office assists prospective, new and current students in navigating USF and federal policies to receive financial aid. They also are the primary contact for all University scholarships, with the exception of Admissions Scholarships.

Information Commons & Tutoring

Info Commons helps students in a variety of ways, including library services, tutoring, study spaces and equipment loaning.


This required event helps students better understand USF in regard to its policies, resources, student organizations and academic expectations. Parents are also encouraged to attend.

Parking & Transportation

Students parking a car on campus are required to have a USF Sarasota-Manatee campus parking sticker. Students may purchase semester or annual passes at the shared Parking and Cashier’s office.

Student Engagement/Campus Recreation

This office provides co-curricular and recreational experiences for students, encouraging relationship building as well as personal and professional growth. Leadership, Multicultural Affairs, Student Organizations, Student Government and more are housed within this department.

University Police Department

The University police department assists students in registering laptops and bikes, escorting students to vehicles, facilitating safety trainings and offering emergency response. Students are also encouraged to join MoBull Messenger to receive emergency updates.

USF Athletics

Veterans Success Center

This office provides support to prospective, new and current students and their dependents with utilizing military benefits, such as the GI Bill. They also provide programming and resources for veterans and bring awareness to veteran issues.