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Category Archives: On Campus

September 13, 2012

Learning More About USC


There is a lot to know about USC.  As admission counselors we are charged with learning about150 majors and 150 minors across 14 departments. Each summer we dedicate time to visit with representatives, professors and current students from our academic departments to be brought up to speed on the new and exciting things happening on campus.

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August 23, 2012

Welcome Back, Students!

Summer is coming to a close.  Classes at USC resume next week.  And the most exciting things are happening on campus this week—our students are moving in!  Our campus is busy with students and families getting everything all set for the academic year.  Welcome Week has officially begun.

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July 17, 2012

University of Summer Construction


Summer is a perfect time for the University to work on enhancements to the campus community without disrupting the academic environment. Many of the construction projects are on track to be completed by the time classes start in late August.

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July 12, 2012

Interview Schedule Available

It may feel like the middle of summer, but we’re already planning and preparing for next year and all that it entails. August 1st marks the date that the Common Application will be available online for prospective freshman and transfer applicants for the 2012-2013 year, thus we’re already looking ahead.

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June 5, 2012

Comments Are Now Open!

It’s finally summer here at USC, which means our campus is quieter, the days are warmer, and our office is wrapping up making transfer decisions and gearing up and preparing for next year. Since we have a little more free time on our hands, we thought now would be a great opportunity to get to know our blog readers a bit better! We’ll be opening up the comments section on a few blog posts, starting with this one.

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April 26, 2012

May 1 Is Less Than A Week Away!

We’re excited to host our Admitted Student Reception this Saturday, April 28th! We will be on campus all day Saturday hosting an open house event for admitted freshmen. The program will give students and their families the opportunity to take a closer look at USC one last time before making their final decisions.

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April 7, 2012

Decisions, Decisions

     Oh, how the tables have turned! For months and months students have been waiting patiently to hear back from USC with their admission decision. Those decisions have been made and now we are waiting anxiously to hear whether or not you are going to come to USC.

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March 16, 2012

Spring Break!

One of the things I love about USC is all of the amazing travel opportunities offered by different organizations on campus. This past winter break I was able to participate in the Alternative Break Program in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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