Undergraduate Admission Blog

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September 20, 2011

Counselor Conferences

If you’re a high school senior, I’m sure you’ve got a lot on your mind right now. Studying for AP classes. Attending football games. Preparing to end one chapter in your life and begin the next exciting chapter- college.

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September 16, 2011

On The Road Again

 It’s that time of the year again. Time for our admission staff to leave the comfort of our cozy office and visit high schools, college fairs, and attend admission programs all over the world!

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September 13, 2011

How We Learn What We Tell You

With over 150 majors across different academic units, USC has a lot to offer prospective undergraduates. As an admission counselor, this means there is a lot to know about this university! This can be a very daunting challenge, which is why our staff is constantly familiarizing and educating ourselves with all the wonderful academic opportunities and other experiences available to students.

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September 9, 2011

The Common App is here!


Yes, it’s true. This year we have adopted the Common Application as our now exclusive means of applying to USC. We in the admission office couldn’t be any more excited! We can’t wait to tell students, parents and counselors that applying to USC has become even easier.

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