International Services

The University of South Florida will close for Winter Break beginning at 5pm on Friday, December 21, 2018 and re-open at 8am on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. iStart eforms will not be processed during Winter Break. Students should finalize all eforms by Tuesday, December 18, 2018 if they need to be processed in 2018.

New Student Information

We are excited that you are interested in applying for a degree program at the University of South Florida! The Tampa Bay area is a vibrant, multi-cultural, metropolitan location and our institution offers a wide range of academic programs. If you are admitted to one of our academic programs, our office will assist you with the required immigration documents for applying for a student visa. Your first step is to apply through the university's admission offices.

Students seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree program at USF would apply online at International Admissions .  Students with a TOEFL score below 79 or IELTS score below 6.5 may apply to the Pathways Program offered by INTO USF. All websites include application checklists, links to programs offered, and general information about the university.

International applicants may be considered for university scholarships. For more information on undergraduate scholarship opportunities visit Undergraduate International Scholarships. For more information on graduate scholarship opportunities visit Graduate Funding Opportunities.

NOTE: F-1 student visa regulations allow students to enroll in only one 3 credit hour online/distance learning course per the official full-time equivalent for the degree level of study.  Therefore, the F-1 visa is not appropriate for any degree program that is offered completing via distance learning or online courses.

 

Florida International Leadership Conference (FILC) Info Session
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