First Year Student Orientation

Updates from our Office:

The University of South Florida (USF) and the Orientation Office continue to monitor the concerns related to COVID-19 (coronavirus). We are taking the necessary steps to protect the health and safety of our students, faculty and staff. For the latest updates on how USF is responding to the coronavirus threat, visit our website. Therefore, the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus will be offering both, virtual as well as in-person Orientation sessions.

Virtual Orientation FAQs


Orientation reservations for First Year students enrolling in the Spring 2022 semester will be able to reserve their Orientation session beginning Tuesday, October 19th.

Reserve Your Orientation Session



Office Hours:

9:00am – 5:00pm, Monday through Friday

Office Location:
8350 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243

Phone: 941-359-4342

Other USF Contacts

Tampus campus
Orientation Website
Phone: 813-974-3060

St. Petersburg campus
Orientation Website
Phone: 727-873-4753