ICUSGUPhoto by Dietmar QuistorfDETable of Contents1.Front Cover2.Table of Contents3.USC Quick Facts4.A Map of USC5.Trojan Pride6.USC Main Buildings7.USC Main Buildings8.Food & Cafés9.Campus Cruiser & Shuttle10.Student Organizations11.Campus Events12.End CoverBackground photo by Dietmar QuistorfUSC MARSHALL IEPFALL201502

ICUSGUPhotos by Philip ChanningDEUSC Quick Facts USC was founded in 1880, with 53students. Today, we have over 18,000undergraduate students. USC has the mostinternational studentsout of any university in theUS. The university’s seal displays three torches,representing the arts, the sciences andphilosophy. USC’s motto is “palmam qui meruit ferat”meaning, “let whoever earnsthe palm bear it” USC’s official colors are Cardinal and Gold. USC’s mascot is Traveler the horse, whichstands across the plaza from Tommy Trojan oncampus. The five traits of a Trojan are faithful, scholarly,skillful, courageous, and ambitious. Thesewords are engraved on Tommy Trojan’s pedestal.USC MARSHALL IEPFALL201503


ICUSGUPhoto by Philip ChanningDETrojan PrideAs a university with students thatcome from all over the world, USC’snetwork of family and friends spreads acrossthe globe. If you’re ever in trouble, no matterwhere you are, don’t be afraid to ask - because there might just be afellow Trojan willing to help!WELCOME TO THETROJAN FAMILY!USC is perhaps most well-known for itsAmerican football team, which has won 7THLETICSnational titles over the years. Theathletics program itself is ranked 3rdin overall national titles, and USC alumni have won over 112 gold Olympicmedals to date. You’ll get the chance to experience our pride for theTrojan football team at one of the can’t miss events of the semester!USC AMany of our graduates are veryaccomplished and successful, and weLUMNI ETWORKcannot be more proud of our great alumni.Did you know that the first man on the moongraduated from USC? Did you know that the creator of Star Wars is alsoan alumni? USC alumni have made large impact in the world as politicians,business leaders, activists, entertainers, and much more. So we welcomeyou to our strong global alumni network, and we sincerely hope you takeadvantage of this opportunity to network!AUSC MARSHALL IEPNFALL201505

ICUSGUPhotos by Philip ChanningDEUSC Main BuildingsBOVARDAUDITORIUMBovard is the main auditorium on campus.The President’s Office is also located inthis building. Many events are held here,ranging from speakers to entertainmentperformances.Leavey is themainLEAVEY LIBRARYundergraduatelibrary. It is open 24hours and is mainly used for studying.Rooms are available for reservation onlineif you need to meet for a group project.During exam season, Leavey is packed.Be sure to have your USC ID to enterafter 10 PM.DOHENY LIBRARYDoheny sits across from Bovard and,unlike Leavey, contains lots of books.Because of its splendid architecture anddesign, many movie scenes have beenfilmed at Doheny Library. Though the viewfrom outside is misleading, Dohenyactually contains nine floors.USC MARSHALL IEPFALL201506

ICUSGUPhotos by Ed Carreon, Dietmar QuistorfDEUSC Main BuildingsLocated near thecentral TommyTrojan plaza, TCC is apopular place for students to gather forlunch or meetups. It is also serves asUSC’s student union building, containingstudent organization offices, a foodcourt, the USC ticket office, the USC Career Center, and Traditions, the campusbar.TUTOR CAMPUSCENTERBOOKSTOREThe USC bookstore is located right next toTCC. At the bookstore is where you can getyour USC gear, from hats to hoodies, officesupplies, and textbooks which you may needfor your classes.LThe Lyon cenYON ENTERter is the campus gym. It boastsa weight room, cardio workout equipment, a stretching room, racquetball andsquash courts, a climbing wall, ping pongtables, group exercise studios, a saunaand Jacuzzi, and a 21,800 sq ft gym forbasketball, badminton, volleyball, andother activities. The gym also includeslockers and showers. All students visitingthe Lyon center are required to completean online waiver form at: MARSHALL IEPCFALL201507

ESCDUIGUFood & DrinkCAFÉSFOODAt Tutor Campus Center:Popovich Café(Popovich Hall)California Pizza KitchenLaw School Café(Law School)Panda ExpressLiteratea (Doheny Library)VerdeThe Habit Burger GrillTutor Hall Café(Tutor Hall at Viterbi,Engineering School)Coffee Bean & Tea LeafStarbucks (Birnkrant dorms)LemonadeCoffee Bean & Tea Leaf (Cinematic ArtsSchool)Seeds MarketplaceShop Café(Fine Arts School)Photo by Julie StapenIf you have a meal plan,you can also visit:EVK (New/North dorms)Parkside (Parkside/IRC dorms)Café84 (Webb Tower)USC MARSHALL IEPFALL201508

ESCDUIGUAside from your basics such as toiletries, personal items, shoes,etc., below is a list of a few more specific items which you willneed for your semester at USC.Campus Cruiser & ShuttleCAMPUS CRUISERThe USC Campusescort to yourIf you are one of the many individuals whowork, study or take classes at night, youdon’t have to walk to your car or home alone.Cruiser Service offers either a walking or vehicledestination.To contact Campus Cruiser for a ride, call 213-740-4911 anytimebetween 6PM and 2:45AM, any day of the week.See id 111 for the boundaries ofservice.USC trams also operate around both theUniversity Park Campus and the Health SciencesCampus and is free to all USC students. For detailedincluding stops, schedules, and routes, check theSHUTTLE SERVICEinformation,website ules/USC MARSHALL IEPFALL201509

Photo by Chris ShinnESCDUIGUWhether it’s related to your major or just for fun, there’s a student organization on campus that may suit your interests! Listedbelow are just a few out of the 800 clubs that you can explorewhile here at SC. Visit the annual Involvement Fair on August26th to learn more.!Student OrganizationsMarshall Business NetworkPROFESSIONALORGANIZATIONSAssociation of Integrated MarketingEntrepreneur ClubMarshall Consulting & Strategy ClubChinese American Culture ClubBrazilian TrojansItalian SocietyCULTURAL CLUBSNikkei AssociationArcheryATHLETIC GROUPSDragon BoatBadmintonQuidditchProviding Animals With ShelterCircle KWushu NationAND MANY MORE!SoCal VocalsUSC MARSHALL IEPFALL201510

ESCDUIGCampus EventsUWELCOME BACKCARNIVAL & CONCERTAugust 22, McCarthy QuadWithin the first week of school, McCarthy Quadhosts a concertevent for the incoming freshman, as well as returningstudents. TheWelcome Back Concert, featuring an exclusive show onMcCarthy Quad complete with food trucks, vendors, and free goods fromsponsors. Previous artists have included Tokyo PoliceClub, Ra Ra Riot,Cold War Kids, Hellogoodbye, Mae, Hot Hot Heat, KatyPerry, WhitePanda, and more.August 26, Trousdale Pwky & Alumni ParkStudent InvolvementFairThe student involvement fair is a day where boothsof all the student organizations are set up along Trousdale and in AlumniPark. You can go between your classes to check out all the student organizations on campus, ranging from professional, career-developing groups to sports and dance clubs.HomecomingNovember 7, All-CampusHomecoming is a day meant to welcome back theschool’s alumniand is a great way to experience the school spirit. USCcelebrates with enormous Trojan spirit which includes a parade by themarching band, festive tailgating, and a football game. This year’s homecoming will be against the Colorado Buffs.TBA, McCarthy QuadConquestConquest is held annually before USC’s big gameagainst our rival school, UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles). Theevent takes place at McCarthy Quad and includes a concert, a ferris wheel,and a huge bonfire into which a teddy bear, UCLA’s mascot, is thrown.USC MARSHALL IEPFALL201511

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