You are Leading the Charge by completing your annual plan of
giving back to the University of South Florida. Because of you, USF is
realizing its potential in the classroom, the laboratory and on the fields of
play. We have accomplished much in our first 50 years.
Now, at the start of a second half-century of service, USF
has transformed into one of the world’s leading research universities and its
people are making a remarkable difference in Tampa Bay and around the globe.
USF currently has more than 240,000 alumni representing all 50 states and 124
nations. Over 100,000 of the alumni base live in the Tampa Bay area. These
numbers are sure to rapidly grow, as we currently have an enrollment of 47,000
The support the university realizes through your annual plan
of giving is far-reaching. These gifts give accessible and, in most cases,
unrestricted support to the priorities of the colleges, as defined by the
Annual gifts help provide scholarships and graduate
fellowships for deserving students. They help us attract and retain excellent
faculty. They strengthen our curriculum and outreach programs and provide
access to the latest classroom technology. These gifts support creative and
innovative teaching methods and research, and help maintain and beautify the
university. There are many other unmet needs satisfied by the generous annual
giving efforts of our alumni, parents and friends.
Thank you for your support of the University of South