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University of Southern California

3620 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0097
+1 323-442-2000
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A major university that has developed into an international center of learning, enrolling more than 28,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students on its two campuses.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3620 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0097
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to check out the film school here. They have visitor pay parking where you have to pay in advance. Beautiful, clean campus. The film buildings reminded us of the Twilight Tower of Terror at Hollywood Studios in Disney - very 1920's-ish but brand...More

Thank Donna D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Yeah I went to the other School. But The Boss worked there as a Prof. for over 30 years. So I have to admit that it s a neat place to visit. Pity that it is in the Ghetto, So be careful when you are...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited USC just to compare it to the smaller schools in the area that we are really interested in. We were surprised at the state of the art facilities, and our tour guide helped us see how the students will not feel lost or...More

Thank all4relaxation
Reviewed 1 week ago

Because we are a 3 generation family of USC graduates, it was great to bring our 2 grandsons (14 & 17) to see our family alma mater. We found on campus parking with the direction of the security kiosks at $2 per hour. It was...More

Thank HLII
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely campus worth visiting. There is so much history on this campus. The architecture is worth the visit alone. Seeing OJ Simpsons Heisman Trophy was a hoot. The flowers and grounds are beautiful.

Thank maxinedds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This college is larger than most private schools (+40K students) and is in an urban area with all the shadiness that that connotes, but its one of the best in the country and that urban area is LA so lots to see and do if...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Walking thru the campus, the architecture of the buildings are beautiful. The landscaping is really pretty with the large trees and landscaped with flowers. A photo is included of George Tirebiter...

Thank katork
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It is truly worth taking the time to visit a university that dates back to 1880. The grounds are so very well kept. The buildings can be deceptive. They look old but well maintained on the outside but are very modern inside. The business building...More

1  Thank Louis D
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The USC campus is quite beautiful, with a mix of modern and older buildings. Walked around in the early evening and enjoyed the trees, building and athmosphere.

Thank JorgenHelstrup
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Great school! I really enjoyed staying at USC for graduate school. It's beautiful here. The only thing is that it's close to downtown LA. Kind of dangerous but you will also have night life as a benefit. Korean Town is a good place to go...More

Thank Jing Y
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Can't go wrong at the Ritz Carlton =) JW Marriott is pretty standard as well. If you type "best hotels near University of Southern California" in the Trip Advisor search, you should get a comprehensive list w/ reviews to... More
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