Town and Gown


Town and Gown works to promote an understanding and a friendship between the university and the community. By becoming a member, you’ll be a part of that connection, as well as take part in luncheons and presentations.

For more information about Town and Gown, to join, or to attend one of our events, please contact Alexis Searfoss at 727-873-4519 or

Membership contribution is $100 annually. The membership year for 2020-2021 runs from November 1 to May 31. Membership goes towards the Annual Town and Gown Award. Through 2019-2020, Town and Gown has given more than $125,000 to deserving faculty, programs, and scholarships across the USF St. Petersburg campus.

To pay for your 2020-2021 membership download the Membership Application 2020-2021 (PDF) and send to:

USF St. Petersburg campus
Town and Gown
c/o Alexis Searfoss
140 7th Avenue South, LPH414
St. Petersburg, FL 33701