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University of Southern California Admissions Stats

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23%

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$65
Undergrad Application Fee
$85
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
University Park Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone: (213) 740-1111
Admissions Phone: (213) 740-1111
General Site: www.usc.edu/
Admissions: http://www.usc.edu/admission/
Application: https://www.commonapp.org/
University of Southern California
  • Located in Los Angeles, CA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 36,896 students enrolled
  • 23% admitted
  • $51,442 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Colleen from Lacey, WA
  • Sep-20-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Do your research and make sure you know what your'e getting into.

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  • Devan from Mission Viejo, CA
  • Jul-26-2017 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    If they ask for something, respond quickly. Patience is key, they take a while to evaluate the application and respond, but it's worth it when you get that packet in the mail.

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  • Becca from Taiwan
  • Jul-25-2017 I am a current student here

    Even if you know what you are majoring in, don't hold back on trying something completely different. Joining some clubs and orgs is an extremely effective way of making new friends who love doing the same things you do. Also, try not to take too long to join; if you find a club that you know you belong in, join early so that you maximize your time in the club. Lastly, EXPLORE the LA area, especially if you're new to the city. It is great to be able to use your newfound freedom to travel outside the school's red brick walls and find the best local food.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jul-24-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    If your'e thinking about applying, I would tell you to even if you think you wont be accepted- you never know unless you try

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  • Kyle
  • Feb-24-2017 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    Keep that GPA high, get a good score on ACT and/or SAT, take AP classes, play a/play sport/s, be in clubs, have several leadership roles, have a useful and applicable job towards your intended field of study, NHS, maybe drama, just BE ACTIVE.

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