USC is an urban, self-contained campus right in the heart of Los Angeles.
You can see the skyline for downtown LA from the campus, which is about a ten-minute drive.
Visited by Abby Power November, 2016 I visited USC in November, on the eve of the big game against UCLA.
The Trojans have a tradition of wrapping all of the statues on campus to protect them from any Bruin mischief.
Signs peppered throughout campus were written in English, Korean, and Chinese.
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Students sported skinny jeans, leggings, Trojan sweatshirts, jeans, shorts, Vans, and scarves.The student body is highly diverse with a wide range of ethnicity and nationalities represented.USC has one of the highest international student populations as well.There is even a large curved staircase called the Steps of Troy reminiscent of the Spanish steps in Rome.The student center has numerous eateries including a California Pizza Kitchen, Peets Coffee, Panda Express, Wahoo Fish Tacos, and a sit down, fancy restaurant.A few highlights related to USC’s highly competitive and esteemed Cinematic Arts major.Students require 3 letters of recommendation, one academic and 2 others.My dad is an alum, so it was fun for him to see how much the university had changed in the past 50 years.He asked one of the Admissions Counselors, how did USC go from being a not so great school 50 years ago to one of the preeminent universities in the country.It is best if the letters come from someone who can speak to the candidate’s talent for storytelling.Students may need to send additional samples of writing or short films. A student’s ability to tell a story is key to admissions, so not only should the supplements show that, but also their essays must convey a keen sense of story telling.