Announcements

Tuesday, Sep 14
Recently, a few members of the community have contacted the Department of Public Safety to alert us to individuals who were thought to be following them in the streets adjacent to campus. There were no crimes committed and no one was physically harmed.
Friday, Sep 03
I write to inform you that after much deliberation, the university has made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s Family Weekend, originally scheduled for Oct. 1–3.
Friday, Aug 27
Thank you for your patience and understanding as we adjust precautions and safety procedures in response to the evolving public health situation.
Tuesday, Aug 24
Over the past few days, it has been wonderful to welcome new undergraduate and graduate students and to welcome back our continuing students.
Thursday, Aug 19
As of Aug. 20, San Francisco will require businesses — including universities — to obtain proof of vaccination from their patrons and employees in order to go inside those facilities.
Tuesday, Aug 10
myUSF Upgrade: Wednesday, August 11 at 12 a.m.
Friday, Aug 06
In planning for the semester, we continue to focus on doing everything we can to keep our entire community — students, faculty, staff, parents, family members, and visitors — as safe and comfortable as possible.
Thursday, Jul 29
USF now requires that everyone, regardless of vaccination status, wear face coverings indoors for the foreseeable future.
Wednesday, Jul 28
As you know, wildfires are currently burning in California and across the western United States, disrupting lives and destroying property.
Tuesday, Jul 20
I am overjoyed to write my first message to the USF community in my new capacity as provost and vice president of academic affairs.
Tuesday, Jul 20
In communicating to students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors about our COVID-19 policies and protocols, the University of San Francisco continues to comply with the requirements and guidance from the CDC and Cal/OSHA.
Wednesday, Jul 07
With a number of significant announcements from the city and state in the last few weeks, we are pleased to share updates to policies and protocols that will guide campus life this fall.
Wednesday, May 26
I am saddened to inform you that Jolene Spellman, a student in the Clinical Psychology PsyD Program in the School of Nursing and Health Professions, passed away unexpectedly in San Francisco on Sunday, May 23, 2021.
Monday, May 24
Vaccines are crucial to having a safe, healthy environment at USF and in our broader community. We encourage you to get a vaccine as soon as you are able to do so.
Friday, May 14
Purchasing & Ancillary Services (PaAS) is pleased to announce that Sharp Business Systems was awarded a 5-year contract for USF’s Self-Service Print/Copy Program, effective June 1, 2021.
Wednesday, May 12
The Writing Center will be open through finals week to help students with all their papers and final projects.
Wednesday, May 12
In observance of what Juneteenth commemorates and celebrates, and in recognition of the renewed call for progress on social justice in the United States, USF has added this day as an official annual university holiday.
Wednesday, May 12
On behalf of the Academic Spaces Working Group, we are pleased to announce increased and streamlined access to individual study spaces at the Gleeson Library, Zief Library, and Downtown Campus.
Monday, May 10
Over the course of the past year, the President’s Cabinet and the Council of Deans have held extensive conversations about the future of the university’s Pleasanton Campus.
Friday, Apr 30
As you know, we are committed to and preparing for a primarily in-person fall semester, and we continue to work closely with the San Francisco Department of Public Health (SFDPH) in regard to COVID-19 safety measures.