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New Regional Chancellor

Christian Hardigree

Christian Hardigree is the new regional chancellor of the USF St. Petersburg campus. Hardigree started her new role on July 1, 2022, and comes to USF with extensive academic and administrative experience and an excellent record of serving the communities she has been a part of.

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Tracking Hurricanes

Keeping our eyes on hurricanes

From submersible “pickup trucks” to “flying research labs,” hurricane monitoring programs and the data gathered are helping modelers at USF College of Marine Science and other institutions across the globe better understand our oceans and predict the strength and path of tropical systems.

USF St. Petersburg Campus Events

Visit Us

Open House

Date: October 8, 9am - 1pm
Location: Campuswide

Prospective students and families gather to hear about academics, admissions, campus life and more while touring our waterfront campus. 


Homecoming 2022

Date: October 9-15
Location: Campuswide

Cardboard boat races, homecoming dance, football game and more. Forever green and gold.

The Arts

Shine Mural Fest

Date: October 14-23
Location: Piano Man Building

A mural depicting a pioneer of African studies will be painted on campus as part of the street art festival.

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library

The USF St. Petersburg campus library is home to 200,000 books and provides access to more than 720,000 ebooks, 18,000 streaming films and documentaries, and librarians who specialize in all offered majors. The USF St. Petersburg campus library also houses tech centers, online learning, cultural events, and an array of resources focused on student success.

Discover NPML 

Alumni and Friends

Alumni Spotlight

Dante Tornello posing in front of race car

Dante Tornello, MX-5 Cup series racing driver

Alumni Society

Students along the waterfront

Stay connected with others long after your student career on campus ends.

Consider a Gift

Group of students gathered together

Contributions, regardless of size, open doors for innovation and steer students toward positive achievements.