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Nelson Poynter Memorial Library

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library gets a new, modern look

After undergoing major renovations, the first floor of the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library has a new look and greater study space for students. The upgrades include twelve new study rooms and state-of-the-art technology to enhance opportunities for collaboration and learning.

January 6, 2023Campus News

Williams House on St. Petersburg campus

New preservation grant will help make historic Williams House more secure during hurricanes

The historic John C. Williams House will undergo major restorations and upgrades thanks to a $280,640 matching grant from the Florida Division of Historical Resources. The upgrades will include foundation work, a new roof, hurricane panels and other repairs that will help ensure the structure’s safety and stability during a major storm.

October 13, 2022Campus News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF St. Petersburg campus connects to clean energy through community solar program

A new community solar program from Duke Energy will allow USF’s St. Petersburg campus to expand its investment in renewable energy while saving money and enhancing environmental sustainability.

June 9, 2022Campus News, Sustainability

Pool currently outside of H. William Heller Hall

Board of Trustees approves funding for a new pool on campus

After nearly eight decades of use, the pool outside of H. William Heller Hall will be replaced by a new pool closer to the center of campus.

December 8, 2021Campus News

University of South Florida St. Petersburg campus

When an extreme storm approaches, here is how the campus jumps into action

The University of South Florida has an extensive Emergency Management Program that ensures faculty, staff and students living on and off campus are prepared and remain safe during a hurricane.

August 16, 2021Campus News

Outside of Osprey Suites

USF’s St. Petersburg campus opens new residence hall

The University of South Florida today opened a new 125,000-square-foot residence hall on its St. Petersburg campus, increasing the number of on-campus beds by nearly 70 percent.

August 17, 2020Campus News, Student Life

Jerrica Stovall on the Wheel of Fortune

Fellow Bull Checks off Bucket List Item, Wins on Wheel of Fortune

Jerrica Stovall dreamed of appearing on Wheel of Fortune since she was a child and would watch the iconic game show each night with her mother and sister.

May 22, 2019Campus News

Bill Heller

USF St. Petersburg Renames Building in Honor of Bill Heller, Former Dean and Community Leader

For more than a quarter of a century, Bill Heller has been a transformative figure at USF St. Petersburg, filling the roles of campus CEO, dean, professor and advocate. Now the university is recognizing his many years of devoted service by naming the building where he taught in his honor.

May 14, 2019Campus News

Leadership on the USF St. Petersburg campus wearing hard hats and holding shovels at the groundbreaking ceremony.

USF St. Petersburg Celebrates New Residence Hall and Dining Facility at Groundbreaking Ceremony

More than 200 faculty, staff, students and community leaders gathered Thursday for a ceremony to mark the groundbreaking of the new residence hall and dining facility at USF St. Petersburg (USFSP).

April 25, 2019Campus News

artist rendering of the new residence hall

USF St. Petersburg to Celebrate New Residence Hall and Dining Facility at Groundbreaking Ceremony

Tampa Bay area leaders will join faculty, staff and students for a ceremony to mark the groundbreaking of a new residence hall and dining facility at USF St. Petersburg on Thursday, April 25.

April 18, 2019Campus News, Student Life

USF St. Petersburg campus

New USF St. Petersburg Residence Hall to Increase Students Living on Campus by Nearly 70 Percent

USF St. Petersburg is moving forward with plans for a 375-bed residence hall that will give students more affordable housing options downtown while increasing the number of beds on campus by nearly 70 percent.

November 9, 2018Campus News

USF St. Petersburg campus

USF St. Petersburg’s College of Education Opens New Hands-On STEM Lab

he state-of-the-art space will allow aspiring educators and current faculty to infuse the latest in Science, Technology, Education and Math (STEM) into their teaching methods.

October 15, 2018Campus News

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