About WUSF

WUSF Public Media is located on the University of South Florida Tampa campus.


Enhancing Quality of Life

WUSF Public Media’s mission is to provide meaningful and relevant content that enhances our community’s quality of life.

The high quality programming we provide has been a valuable resource in our community for 50 years. We are committed to providing creative, entertaining, responsive, educational and trustworthy programming and dedicated to serving our listeners and viewers for years to come.


WUSF 89.7

radio tower graphicWUSF 89.7 is west central Florida’s NPR station and broadcasts local, statewide and national news, and all night jazz. Morning Edition, All Things Considered, The Diane Rehm Show, Fresh Air and Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me! are among the national programs heard on WUSF 89.7. The award-winning WUSF reporters keep listeners up to date on Florida news and locally produced programs like Florida Matters which provides insight on local issues. WUSF 89.7 serves an extensive broadcast audience (see coverage map) and can be streamed online at (http://www.wusf.usf.edu/listen_online/).



WUSF Studios during the taping of Power YogaWUSF TV features educational and entertaining programs for adults and children on four broadcast channels. Our main channel, WUSF TV, broadcasts programs for adults that include public affairs, science, nature, travel and drama. WUSF Kids is a 24/7 children’s channel devoted to the highest quality of educational children’s programming. How-to programs, cooking, gardening and travel programs are shown on WUSF Create and WUSF Knowledge focus on educational programs for the community. WUSF TV offers PBS favorites like Rick Steves’ Europe, NATURE and Antiques Roadshow. WUSF TV also produces programs of local and national interest, such as Tampa Bay’s Top Ten and Power Yoga: Mind & Body.

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WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

WSMR 89.1 and 103.9Classical WSMR, 89.1 and 103.9, is west central Florida’s only station devoted to classical music. The station features the finest performances of classical music, 24 hours a day, with special features and live performances by internationally acclaimed musicians. The station is also available online at www.wsmr.org and on HD radio on WUSF 89.72.



IntellisMediaIntellisMedia is an entrepreneurial service of WUSF Public Media offering clients a wide range of technical services delivered by a proven professional staff. Customized communications, production and technology services are available to clients in the corporate, government, education and non-profit sectors.


WUSF Digital Services

WUSF Digital ServicesDigital Services uses internet technology to support WUSF's mission and provides additional services including daily and weekly podcasts of local newscasts and public affairs programming, video podcasts, RRS feeds and live streaming audio of our two radio program channels -WUSF 89.7, and WSMR 89.1 & 103.9.


WUSF Mission

To provide meaningful and relevant content that enhances our community’s quality of life

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