TAMPA, Fla. — Publix opened its first-ever on-campus supermarket Thursday at the University of South Florida. 

  • Publix opening on USF campus
  • 28,000-square-foot store will feature usual Publix fare
  • 1st Publix store on a college campus
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The store is approximately 28,000-square-feet and offers students and faculty indoor and outdoor seating areas, bike racks and sidewalk connectivity to the adjacent residence halls in addition to the traditional offerings of a Publix. 

The store is located at Fletcher Avenue and USF Palm Drive, on the University of South Florida’s Tampa campus. 

"We’re excited to bring a Publix to the campus at USF where students can live, work, play and eat," said Maria Brous, director of media and community relations. "Conveniently located next to USF residence halls, the short walk or bike ride will offer plenty of fresh grab-and-go options, including our world-famous Publix subs, deli teas, decadent desserts and sushi."