Dean Diaz and the DOS team at the USF St. Petersburg campus strives to cultivate an inclusive community for all students. The Dean hopes to increase transparent communication with the St. Pete student body as he understands the need for important and honest conversations in developing trust and establishing sense of belonging here at St. Pete.
Student Care Referral
Use below form to report a concern or complaint NOTE: This form is only monitored during regular business hours and if this is an emergency please call police at 727-873-4444 or 911.
In compliance with the disclosure requirements under the Higher Education Act (HEA) and Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA; Public Law 110.315) the Dean of Students Office sends out annual notifications to students regarding Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention programs, Federal Financial Aid, penalties for Drug Law Violations and Voter Registration Information.
Are you a student or parent at USF wanting to file a grievance on a grade you or your child received? Are you wanting to appeal a conduct related decision? Links below on USF's policies and regulations regarding appeals.
Important Messages from Dr. Diaz
Find important massages from the Dean of Students about our campus that's vital to your success and campus curiosity.
Dear Dean Diaz
The Dean of Students offers a safe space for students to voice their concerns and be a source for reliable, honest, and well informed responses. Use the form to submit your question to the Dean of Student Jake Diaz. He will diligently work to answer your question and post-it on the answers section.