Undergraduate Admission Blog

Follow the Official USC Undergraduate Admission Blog for information, advice, and a behind-the-scenes look at our process

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Follow the Official USC Undergraduate Admission Blog for information, advice, and a behind-the-scenes look at our process. Interested in viewing past posts? Visit our blog archives.

May 12, 2015

What About Transfer Applicants!?!?!?

We know a lot of our transfer applicants are anxiously awaiting decisions and many have the same questions! We hear you and hope this FAQ will help as you wait to hear from us. When will I find out my decision? What does a spring grade request mean? When would I find out which classes will transfer? Financial Aid? Spring Admission? Keep reading to get the answers!

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April 10, 2015

GUEST BLOG: I Was Denied From USC–But Now I’m Here!

dave blog picI had been a fan of USC football and frequent visitor of the campus for almost six years when I received a letter telling me I had been denied admission. USC was, by every metric, my dream school, top of my list. When friends or family asked where I wanted to go to college, USC was the default answer. For a while, after receiving my deny letter, I refused to entertain the notion of having anything to do with USC. I had invested so much of myself into USC that it hurt me on a deep level to be denied.

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