Where Hometown Campus Meets World-Class Education

Discover the benefits of a personalized learning community at USF's Sarasota-Manatee campus.

Group of USF Sarasota-Manatee campus students

Have you already been accepted to USF's Sarasota-Manatee campus? Check out your next steps on our Accepted Student Page.


From business to biology to hospitality management, we offer a wide range of undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs.

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Applying to USF is now easier than ever. Check out the application requirements and deadlines for your student type.

Paying for College

Did you know that USF offers one of the lowest tuition rates in the country? Even out-of-state students find our rates are often competitive with their local universities. USF Sarasota-Manatee campus students can also save money by living at home during their college experience.

Student Life

Located near the #1 beach in the U.S. (Siesta Key Beach), our vibrant campus features a variety student-run clubs, recreational programs and exciting events – all within a close-knit community.

Dual Enrollment

Local high school students can take advantage of university-level academic opportunities and supplement their high school

Get in Touch

Want to learn more about what it takes to become a USF Bull? Our admissions counselors are eagerly waiting to hear from you!


See our guide for new students and make sure you’re ready for the first day of classes on our tight-knit campus.