Announcements

Friday, Mar 01
In consultation with the Provost’s Office and the Office of the General Counsel, Information Technology Services has published guidelines for the responsible use of Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Wednesday, Feb 28
It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Jungil (Masaichi) Shin, father of Dr. Hwaji Shin, Associate Professor of Sociology.
Thursday, Feb 15
Greg Pabst, Founding Director and Instructor of Advertising at the University of San Francisco (USF), died peacefully in his sleep on January 16 after a long struggle with frontotemporal dementia. He was at USF for 25 years, retiring in 2016.
Tuesday, Feb 13
The USF community mourns Sr. M. Theresa Moser, RSCJ, who died early Friday morning, February 9.
Thursday, Feb 01
Student Housing is now accepting housing applications for current undergraduate, law, and graduate students who want to live on campus during the 2024–25 academic year.
Friday, Jan 05
John Kenneth Nelson passed away unexpectedly on Dec. 18, 2023 in Eugene, Oregon. He was 70 years old.
Wednesday, Dec 06
We would like to remind you about USF’s policy regarding posting notices on campus.
Friday, Oct 13
The spring 2024 on-campus housing application is now open. Student Housing encourages all interested students to apply if they need on-campus housing for the spring semester. 
Tuesday, Oct 10
The Hilltop Campus has been the home to coyotes on and off for the past six years. Most recently, a coyote has been seen on the lawn near the Lone Mountain East residence hall.
Monday, Sep 25
All residence halls will be closing on Saturday, December 16th at 12:00 pm. All students must vacate their rooms by this time, unless they apply for winter break and intersession housing.
Tuesday, Sep 19
If the air quality index (AQI) in San Francisco exceeds 100, we will activate our Emergency Operations Center and any decisions regarding cancellations or schedule changes will be communicated to the community using our emergency notification system.
Tuesday, Sep 05
After serving in the military and practicing law in Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, O'Brien began his legal ed career at USF, teaching Constitutional Law, Torts, and Evidence, among other subjects.
Wednesday, Aug 23
I am saddened to inform you of the passing of USF student Ryan Mak, who was set to graduate this December with a BA in politics and minors in legal studies and peace and justice studies. Ryan passed away on Aug. 18, 2023 at age 22.
Tuesday, Aug 22
This fall we welcome approximately 1,140 first-year students who come from 51 states and territories and 61 countries, 34 percent of whom are the first in their families to attend college.
Monday, Aug 14
As I write this message, I hold in my prayers the 96 people who have lost their lives and those who are still unaccounted for, as well as so many others who have lost their homes and businesses and been displaced.
Monday, Jul 31
Cases continue to be low on campus and in San Francisco. It is estimated that 95 percent of the population in the United States now has some form of immunity or protection against COVID-19 due to vaccination, infection with a previous variant, or both.
Tuesday, Jul 25
We are saddened to announce the passing of longtime former employee Carol Ann Petersen on June 30, 2023, in Milwaukee, WI. Carole served as Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Student Development at USF for over 30 years.
Thursday, Jun 29
The United States Supreme Court’s disappointing decision this morning on two closely watched cases involving affirmative action policies in college admissions is eliciting questions and concerns in our own community
Wednesday, Jun 28
Dr. Tim Loney, former Associate Director of the Online MPA Program at the University of San Francisco passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2023, at the age of 80, after a long battle with lung cancer.
Friday, Jun 09
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ann McCormick Hayes, mother of Katherine Green, Assistant Director of Academic Affairs in the School of Management.