University of South Florida

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University of South Florida
Motto Truth and Wisdom
Established 1956
Type Flagship
Public
Space-grant
Endowment US$411 million[1]
Chairman John B. Ramil
President Judy Genshaft
Provost Ralph Wilcox
Academic staff 2,358
Students 47,122
Undergraduates 36,358[2]
Postgraduates 9,355[2]
Location Tampa, Florida, United States
Campus Urban, 1,913 acres (7.7 km2)
Newspaper The Oracle
Colors
  Green and Gold
Athletics NCAA Division I, The American
Nickname Bulls
Mascot Rocky the Bull
Affiliations State University System of Florida
Website www.usf.edu
University of South Florida Wordmark.svg
The USF Marshall Center.

The University of South Florida is a public university in Tampa, Florida. The university has about 45,713 students. It was founded in 1956. The current president of the university is Judy Genshaft.

Sports[change | change source]

The athletics teams of the university are called the Bulls. They have 15 varsity teams and they compete in the American Athletic Conference.

Sources[change | change source]

  1. USF Research Awards Exceed $411 Million. USF official website. September 19, 2012.
  2. 2.0 2.1 USF Pocket Facts, 2009

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