Family and Guests

Schedule

The University of South Florida is committed to providing all incoming students the resources to be successful as they enter the university setting. We strive to provide excellent student experiences and knowledge about the University of South Florida (USF) by way of intentional and specific programming for first year students, transfer students, international students, and their families. Our Orientations are designed with these goals in mind.

There is a $35 Orientation fee that helps cover the costs of providing the full Orientation experience to students, familities, and guests, including facility rentals, meals, staffing and necessary services and expenses to ensure a successful start.

SUMMER 2020 FIRST YEAR ADMIT ORIENTATION DATES

Tuesday, June 23; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. -- reserved for First Year Students that are "Summer 2020" Admits

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FALL 2020 FIRST YEAR ORIENTATION DATES

You may begin registering for Fall 2020 Orientation session beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, March 9. 

Online Orientation: Monday, June 8 - Thursday, August 20*
*Reserved for special cases only: You may register for online orientation anytime between Monday, June 8 and Wednesday, August 19. Students will receive an email to their USF email address no later than two business days after the Orientation fee is paid and online orientation opens.

All special cases are up to the discretion of Bart Stucker, Coordinator of Orientation. Please email Bart at bstucker@usf.edu if you believe you require an online orientation experience.

  • Thursday, June 11; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Monday, July 13; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 12; 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

SUMMER 2020 TRANSFER ORIENTATION DATES

You may begin registering for Summer 2020 Orientation session beginning at 8 am on Monday, March 9. 

Online Orientation; Monday, April 6-Thursday, May 14 
* You may register for online orientation anytime between Monday, April 6-Thursday, May 14. Students will receive an email to their USF email address no later than two business days after the Orientation fee is paid and online orientation opens.

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  • Monday, April 6; 8 a.m. - 1 p.m, - *Cancelled due to COVID-19's impact on campus operations and to ensure the health and wellness of all parties involved.
  • Friday, May 8; 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. - *Cancelled due to COVID-19's impact on campus operations and to ensure the health and wellness of all parties involved.

FALL 2020 TRANSFER ORIENTATION DATES

You may begin registering for Fall 2020 Orientation session beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, March 9. 

  • Tuesday, June 9; 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, June 26; 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 15; 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday, August 14; 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.