The Student Ombuds Office at the USF Sarasota-Manatee campus is a confidential, impartial, independent and informal resource for students who have university-related issues and concerns of a non-legal nature. The Office serves as an alternate resource for students complementing existing channels of information and support.

Students may contact the Student Ombuds below for further information:

Jane A. Rose, PhD
(941) 359-4469
janerose@usf.edu *

*The USF Sarasota-Manatee campus Ombuds Office does not accept formal complaints or notice for the University. If you would like to make USF Sarasota-Manatee formally aware of a particular problem, the Ombuds Office can provide information on how to do so. Keep in mind that email messages to the Ombuds Office could be subject to Florida's Public Records Law (Ch.119, Florida Statute) and may not be confidential.