TECO Replacement Project

TAMPA, Fla. (February 18, 2010) – Tampa Electric (TECO) will upgrade equipment that serves the Tampa campus Feb. 22 - March 16.


Although USF Information Technology has generators and uninterruptable power supplies to support its major facilities, a power outage could affect services in the event the backup equipment fails.


Every effort will be made to maintain services throughout this period. Please be advised in the unlikely event of a power failure, a prolonged outage up to 8-10 hours is possible.


Buildings that may be affected:

All Holly, Magnolia and Greek housing

USF Health: MDC all phases, MDU, MDL, MDA, MDH, MDF, MDN, buildings south of Holly Drive


All parking garages except Beard Parking Garage IV 


Buildings that will NOT be affected:

JPH Residence Hall, Beard Garage

NW quadrant: CPH, MHC, MDT, MHH, MGX-Y-Z, CMS 

SE quadrant: PRS, ALC, CIC