University of South Florida

University of South Florida

University of South Florida, East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL, United States

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The University of South Florida, also known as USF, is an American metropolitan public research university located in Tampa, Florida, United States. USF is also a member institution of the State University System of Florida. Founded in 1956, USF is the fourth-largest public university in the state of Florida, with a total enrollment of 48,373 as of the 2014–2015 academic year. The USF system comprises three institutions: USF Tampa, USF St. Petersburg and USF Sarasota-Manatee. Each institution is separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The university is home to 14 colleges, offering more than 80 undergraduate majors and more than 130 graduate, specialist, and doctoral-level degree programs.

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Motto: Truth and Wisdom

Endowment: $417 million

Administrative staff: 6,133

Students: 48,793

Undergraduates: 36,108

Postgraduates: 9,889 Acceptance rate: 43.5%

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