The University of Southern California (USC) is a private,not-for-profit,and nonsectarian research university founded in 1880 with its main campus in the city area of Los Angeles, California. As California’s oldest private research university, USC has historically educated a large number of the region’s business leaders and professionals. In recent decades, the university has also leveraged its location in Los Angeles to establish relationships with research and cultural institutions throughout Asia and the Pacific Rim. An engine for economic activity, USC contributes approximately $5 billion annually to the economy of the Los Angeles county area. Why Visit USC “On- and off-campus visit programs are designed to introduce prospective first-year students and their families to the USC application and admission process, financial aid, and campus life. We encourage students and their families to attend.
Why Visit USC?
To experience a campus within the heart of Los Angeles. To watch the fighting Trojans in a gridiron game. To soak up the Southern California sun.