Attend an Event at the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus

Note: All events have been postponed indefinitely due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus hosts events by a variety of on and off campus organizations, many of them free and open to the public. 

 
Fall 2020 Commencement

Fall 2020 Virtual Commencement

Please join the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus in congratulating our amazing Fall 2020 graduates during virtual commencement ceremonies being conducted for each of the three USF campuses.

Faculty, staff, students and their friends and families will be able to watch the ceremonies on the USF Commencement website beginning Saturday, December 12, at 10 a.m. by clicking the link to our campus ceremony. There is no need to tune in at a specific time, as the commencement video will be archived and available for replay at any time.

Hold an Event at the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus

Note: All events have been postponed indefinitely due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus welcomes inquiries from community groups interested in renting our facilities. We offer facilities for rental on a limited basis to community organizations that support the mission of the university.

Our mission: To provide high quality bachelor’s and graduate-level education and scholarly activity in a personalized learning community that prepares successful leaders and responsible citizens.


External Applicants

The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus is the perfect location for your next conference or seminar. Visit our External Applicants Page for more information about hosting your event at the  Sarasota-Manatee campus.


USF Sarasota-Manatee campus Internal Applicants

We are happy to support faculty, staff and student events in line with the university mission. To find out how to apply and the qualifications for hosting an event on campus, read through our USF Sarasota-Manatee campus Internal Applicants page.


Event Venues

The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus boasts a number of adaptive, scenic venues that serve a wide range of event needs. Learn more and download rental schedules for each venue.