Priorities

PrioritiesCampus Priorities

Student Support

  • Student Research and travel
  • Student Information and Library Services
  • Scholarships
  • Student Life and Activities

Faculty

  • Faculty Professorships and Chairs
  • Faculty Research and Development

Campus Buildings & Grounds

  • Multi-use Academic and Learning Center
  • Student-centric Retail and Dining
  • Student Housing
  • New USF Sarasota-Manatee Book Store
  • Theater and Performing Arts Center

USFSM Fact Sheet


College of Arts and Sciences

Creation of Biomedical Concentration $500,000 – $1,000,000: Biomedical sciences prepare students for advanced study in medical, dental, or graduate schools.

Establish Fine Arts Curriculum $250,00 – $500,000: Enable students to work within a range of different disciplines and a diversity of ideas which spark critical discussions and the theory of art.

Endowed Scholarship $25,000: These funds generate predictable, growing streams of income in perpetuity

Endowed Chairs in Arts and Sciences $1,000,000: Students are challenged and guided by exposure to the highest quality academic leadership with these esteemed scholars.

CAS Fact Sheet


College of Business

Business Internships $10,000 per semester: Internships are an important way to gain insights into a career field, obtain valuable professional experience and develop new skills

General Scholarships $25,000: Scholarships support and encourage qualified students in the fulfillment of their goals

Graduate Research Assistantship $10,000 per semester: This is a vehicle to provide financial support for community research conducted by active USFSM graduate students

Endowed Professorships: Honors and recognizes the distinction of superior faculty.

  • For Financial Services $600,000
  • For Accounting $600,000

COB Fact Sheet


College of Education

Naming of the PAInT Center $2,000,000: Using an arts-integrated approach PAInT, the faculty provides learners with a sense of meaning and purpose, and the capacity to make positive contributions to society.

Visiting Professorship Program $75,000 – $100,000 annually: This program will underwrite a new professor each year to share knowledge and skills in the field of education

Endowed Scholarships $25,000: As permanent funds, in support of students, they are critical to the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee because they generate predictable, growing streams of income in perpetuity

Endowed Chair $1,000,000: Honors and recognizes the distinction of superior faculty

COE Fact Sheet


College of Hospitality & Tourism Leadership

Increase the Endowed Professorship to an Endowed Chair $500,000: Honors and recognizes the distinction of superior faculty

Technology and Hospitality Naming $2,000,000: Name the new center

Equipment for Culinary Center $200,000: Culinary Kitchens and Demonstration Stations

Endowed Scholarships $25,000+: Critical to USFSM because they generate predictable, growing streams of income in perpetuity

CHTL Fact Sheet