Welcome to the Department of Chemistry at the University of South Florida. We hope that your graduate career will be enjoyable and rewarding. This handbook is intended to acquaint graduate students with the chemistry graduate program. The handbook is only an introduction to the information that you will require, including departmental regulations, degree requirements, financial support, and progress checklists.
Familiarize yourself with the contents and keep it as a handy reference while you are a graduate student. You are responsible for meeting all deadlines and regulations.
The information in this handbook is designed to help you interpret and clarify the Degree Requirements, Academic Regulations, and Procedures of the Graduate School of the University of South Florida as they pertain to and are currently applied by the Department of Chemistry. The guidelines listed are not intended to supersede or replace these more general requirements in any way.