University of South Florida

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Group.png University of South Florida  
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MottoTruth and Wisdom
FormationDecember 18, 1956
HeadquartersTampa, Florida
Type• Public university
• Space-grant university
Other nameBulls
university in Tampa, Florida

The University of South Florida (USF) is a public research university with its main campus located in Tampa, Florida; and other campuses in St. Petersburg and Sarasota. It is one of 12 members of the State University System of Florida. USF is home to 14 colleges, offering more than 200 undergraduate majors as well as graduate, specialist, and doctoral-level degree programs.[1]

Founded in 1956, USF is the fourth largest university in Florida and 11th largest public university in the United States by enrollment, with 50,830 students from over 145 countries, all 50 states, all five U.S. Territories, and the District of Columbia as of the 2020–2021 academic year.[2]

 

Alumni on Wikispooks

PersonBornNationalitySummaryDescription
'Lionel'26 August 1958USMusician
Lawyer
Comedian
Actor
Radio host
Ajamu Baraka1953USJournalist
Activist
US cultural and political critic. Called Obama "moral disaster" and one of "the worst things that has happened to African-American people".
Gil Kerlikowske23 November 1949


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