Experience USF Sarasota-Manatee


Explore the University of South Florida, Sarasota-Manatee campus online – anytime, anywhere. Led by student guides, our virtual tour offers you 360-degree panoramic views of our beautiful campus. Picture yourself in our state-of-the-art learning labs. Discover our areas for student activity. Imagine yourself lying in a hammock while working on homework -- it’s all possible with one click.

Our Virtual Tour showcases six on-campus stops, plus visits to our labs at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium and our Culinary Innovation Lab in Lakewood Ranch, and countless reasons why your future should start at the Sarasota-Manatee campus!

Launch USF's Sarasota-Manatee Campus Virtual Reality Tour on Your Smartphone

Step 1:
Download the USF YouVisit VR App onto your phone and choose the Sarasota-Manatee Virtual Tour. 

Download on the App Store


Get it on Google Play


Step 2:
Open the app and place your phone into your mobile VR headset.

Step 3:
Explore our gorgeous campus.*


Now that you've experienced USF's virtual tour at the Sarasota-Manatee campus, schedule an on-campus tour to discover the places where you’ll eat, study and relax! We offer campus tours on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Thursdays at 3 p.m.

In light of continuing concerns about COVID-19 (coronavirus), the University of South Florida has made the decision to cancel upcoming campus tours and events. We apologize for the inconvenience. For the latest updates on how USF is responding to the coronavirus threat, please visit: usf.edu


Questions about a USF tour at the Sarasota-Manatee campus?

Call us: 941-359-4331
Email us: visit-sm@usf.edu


*If you have had or could be prone to seizures, consult a doctor before using the VR headset. Our VR headsets are not for use by children without adult supervision.

Take frequent breaks while using the VR headset. If you experience nausea, discomfort, eye strain or disorientation, immediately stop using the VR headset.

Do not use the VR headsets while you are driving or walking. Do not use the VR headset if it will distract you from real-world situations and prevent you from obeying traffic or safety laws. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery immediately after using the VR headset if you feel impaired or disoriented.