University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

The University of South Florida Sarasota‐Manatee provides access to professional higher education programs and scholarly research in a personalized living and learning community that graduates successful leaders who empower Florida’s Suncoast to thrive locally, nationally, and globally. 

The campus serves more than 4,500 students annually and offers 43 academic programs and certificates.  The USF Sarasota-Manatee is located on U.S. 41 (Tamiami Trail) about a half-mile north of University Parkway on the border of Sarasota and Manatee Counties near Sarasota Bay, the Crosley Mansion, the John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, and the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport. The 100,000-square-foot, architecturally spectacular state-of-the-art academic facility houses 24 classrooms, a 190-seat lecture/exhibition hall, seminar and videoconferencing rooms, computer labs, student gathering places, faculty and staff offices, a technology and learning center, and dining facilities. Visit the University website at