University of South Florida

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University of South Florida
MottoTruth and Wisdom
TypeFlagship
Public
Space-grant
Established1956
EndowmentUS$411 million[1]
ChairmanJohn B. Ramil
PresidentJudy Genshaft
ProvostRalph Wilcox
Academic staff
2,358
Students47,122
Undergraduates36,358[2]
Postgraduates9,355[2]
LocationTampa, Florida, United States
CampusUrban, 1,913 acres (7.7 km2)
NewspaperThe Oracle
Colors
  Green and Gold
AthleticsNCAA Division I, The American
NicknameBulls
AffiliationsState University System of Florida
MascotRocky the Bull
Websitewww.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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