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Ferman Center for the Arts

The Center for Public Speaking’s mission is to enhance communication skills and offer support services at The University of Tampa. We provide one-to-one tutoring and small group workshops with peer tutors and experienced professionals.

Speaking Center services include:

  • Brainstorming and Outlining 
  • Mock Interviews 
  • Delivery and Content 
  • Evaluation of Visual Aids
  • Conference Preparation 

We are ready to work with you online or in-person! To schedule an appointment in person or online, visit our Instagram, @UTampaSpeech.

Monday to Thursday: 10 am to 6 pm
Friday: 10 am to 2 pm


Ferman Center for the Arts (FCA) building, Room 228 (#46 on the campus map)

What to bring to a session at the speaking center:

  • The assignment description (grading rubric)
  • Specific instructions from your professor
  • Questions to ask the peer tutor or problems you want to discuss

Speech Contest:

The UT Center for Public Speaking hosts a speech contest every fall semester. The contest is open to all students. 

Cash prizes are awarded. 

Registration or event questions? Email

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