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Archive for November, 2013

November 22, 2013

Free Money!

         Every year about 60% of our first-year applicants apply for the December 1st merit-based scholarship deadline. We receive over 47,000 applications so it is an extremely competitive process. These students are achieving at the highest level across the board. We award the Trustee full-tuition scholarship, Presidential half-tuition scholarship, and the one-quarter tuition Deans scholarship. Most notably, the Stamps and Mork Scholarships are awarded to our most decorated students. Both include full-tuition awards (approx. $46,000) plus a $5,000 stipend or enrichment fund. It is important to know that they are only open to first-year applicants.

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November 14, 2013

Resources for Veterans

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          USC currently has about 900 veterans at both the undergraduate and graduate level, and is deeply committed to providing veterans with various support services. There are many resources that will help you both initiate your education benefits as well as assist you with the transition to campus life.

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November 7, 2013

The Art of the Supplement

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         Our first deadline is just around the corner. Can you believe it?! December 1st is less than a month away. Students applying for talent-based majors must submit a bit more information, so we’ve clarified a few things about the process.

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