• CUTR is proud to celebrate 30 years of dedication to transportation research. We look forward to many more years to come!

  • CUTR was honored to attend the SmartCities MOU Signing on March 20, 2018! See photos from the event here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/cutrusf/sets/72157694094333384

  • CUTR at the TRB 2017 Annual Meeting

    CUTR is excited to participate at the TRB 2019 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

  • CUTR is located on the USF-Tampa Campus.

  • CUTR is located in Tampa on Florida's spectacular west coast.

  • The Transit Safety Standards Working Group has been formed to provide input and inform CUTR’s FTA research team in the identification of recommended transit safety standards for FTA’s consideration.

  • We are very grateful for the dedicated service and valuable guidance provided by the CUTR Advisory Board.

  • Congratulations to the USF ITE Traffic Bowl Team on winning the ITE Florida Section Traffic Bowl Championship for the third year in a row!

  • CUTR is home to the National Center for Transit Research.

  • Best Workplaces for Commuters

    Best Workplaces for Commuters (BWC) is managed by the National Center for Transit Research.

Message from the Director

CUTR at TRB 2019

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida (USF) is excited to participate in the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 2019 Annual Meeting in Washington, DC to be held on Sunday, January 13 – Thursday, January 17… Continue Reading

Announcement: Transit Bus Automation Strategic Partnerships

The Federal Transit Administration is announcing the availability of up to $500,000 total in Section 5312 funds for Transit Bus Automation Strategic Partnerships. Applications for funding are due no later than March 1, 2019. View more detailed information about the FTA Transit Bus Automation Strategic Partnerships and the application process.

2018 Transportation Achievement Awards Event was a terrific success!

Spring 2019 Transportation Course Offerings Released

Friday Transportation Seminar Series

Welcome to CUTR

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR), established in 1988, has become recognized nationally and serves as an important resource for policymakers, transportation professionals, the education system, and the public.
CUTR is the home of the National Center for Transit Research, a federal Tier 1 university transportation center funded by US Department of Transportation and Florida Department of Transportation.

Learn more about CUTR's accomplishments in the 2016 CUTR Annual Report.

CUTR is so pleased that our longtime advisory board chair and current vice chair Kimberlee DeBosier received the Dean's Distinguished Service Award at the USF Engineering Excellence Awards! Congratulations and thank you Kim!

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