USF St. Petersburg Campus

Returning to Campus

We are excited to welcome you back! On this page are a variety of resources for the St. Petersburg campus. Be sure to visit our Returning to Campus site that contains important information for all three USF campuses.

Hours and availability

Summer 2021

At USF’s St. Petersburg campus, our top priority is ensuring our services are accessible to our students. Below is a list of different departments and the best way to connect while we transition to a full return to in-person services.

Academic Advising

In-person & remote services 

In-person hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., M-F 

  • Online Academic Advising appointments only
  • In-person services for assistance with making a virtual advising appointment, pick-up/drop-off forms, FAQs, etc.


Campus Recreation

In-person hours:

  • Fitness Center:
    M-F 7 a.m. - 1 p.m. & 4 - 7 p.m.
  • Edge Lounge & Gaming:
    M-F 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sat 12 - 2 p.m.
  • Pool:
    M-F 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. & 4 - 6 p.m., Sat 12 - 2 p.m.
  • Boathouse:
    Th - Su 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Rec Field:
    Mon 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • USC Sport Complexes:
    Tu & Th 5:00pm -6:30pm

Appointment Required? Yes, Rec Field and Sport Complexes times must be reserved here.

Additional Information:

  • Any members with access to the daily "Return to Campus Pass" must display their pass before entering the facilities and participating in our programs
  • Rec Field and Basketball Courts alternate every other Wednesday night between from 6:00pm - 7:30 pm
  • Group Fitness classes are held online through our Facebook page here
  • Only single-person vessels can be reserved at the Boathouse during Phase II

Contact info:

Career Services

In-person & remote services

Office hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (appointments preferred - schedule via Handshake /phone call/email)
Virtual drop-ins available M-F, 2-5 p.m. on Teams @

Contact info: 727-873-4129 or

COMPASS Student Success Advocacy

In-person & remote services

Office hours:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting June 14.
Contact info:

Additional information: Advocates can meet with students virtually or over the phone. Book at appointment at

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting June 14

Contact info:

Debbie Nye Sembler Student Success Center

All tutoring services, appointments and drop-ins, will remain virtual via Teams through June 25. In-person tutoring services will resume Monday, June 28.

Center Hours (Study Space & Computer Lab):

  • Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


In-person and drop-in at the Student Success Center DAV107

  • Monday through Thursday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Check schedule for subject availability.

Virtual Tutoring Appointments online through Teams

  • Monday through Friday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Center computers are available for virtual appointments during in-person hours:

  • Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Financial Aid

In-person hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F

Contact info: (727) 873-4128

Graduate Studies

In-person hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F

Additional information: In-person and virtual appointments available - virtual appointments available after hours if scheduled in advance.

Contact info: Lisa Akins (727) 873-4567 or 

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library

In-person hours: Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday closed; Sunday 1-9 p.m.

Contact info: 727-873-4405

Additional information: Access limited to USF faculty, staff, and students.  ID card required for entry.

Office of Veteran Success

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-F

Phone: (727) 873-4467

USF Pearls

Office hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., M-F

Contact: (727) 873-4872 or

Office of Admissions

In-person hours: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. M-F

Contact info: 727-873-4142,

Appointments required? No

Additional information: Lock box outside for document drop off (touchless interaction and/or after hours visits)

Office of the Registrar

In-person hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. M-F

Contact info: 727-873-4645,

Appointments required? No

Additional information: Students can pay for and get on-demand transcripts at the counter and submit other academic forms

Orientation & Campus Visitation

In-person hours: Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays: 8:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.

Contact info:



Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting June 14

Contact info: 727-873-4728,

Additional information: Can request information

Student Accessibility Services

Remote service

Contact info: 727-873-4837/

Student Financial Services

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., M-F

Contact info: 727-873-4107

Student Housing & Residential Education

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., M-F

Contact info: 727-873-5101/

Additional information: Located on the first floor of Osprey Suites

Student Life & Engagement

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., M-F

Phone: 727-873-4596

Student Outreach & Support

Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., M-F

Contact: 727-873-4278

University Student Center

Office hours:

  • University Student Center 8:00am - 8:00pm M-F 10:00am - 7:00pm weekends
  • The Reef & 727 Eats 9:00am-7:00pm M-F 10:00am - 7:00pm weekends

Information Desk Contact: (727) 873-5179

Additional Information: Any USF students/staff/faculty must display their "Return to Campus Pass" before ordering food or picking up packages.

Wellness Center

In-person hours: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. M-F

Contact info: (727) 873-4422

Appointments required? Yes

Additional information: Walk-in appointments and in-person counseling services will be available starting June 28.


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