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University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 4-Year Private
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About USC

USC is a 4-year private school located in Los Angeles, CA. It is an urban college that enrolls 20,351 undergraduate students. Admissions is most difficult as the USC acceptance rate is 11%.

College Info

University Park Campus Los Angeles, CA 90089

Campus Setting: Urban

USC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Feb 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to USC is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to USC is Feb 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

USC ACT Scores

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ACT Range

31 - 34

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

34 and Above

Good

31 to 34

Avg

31 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to USC is 32. Students with an ACT score of 34 and above have a good chance of getting into USC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 31 and 34 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 31 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

USC SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1370 - 1520

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Math SAT Range

690 - 790

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Reading SAT Range

670 - 740

USC Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$76,912

In State

$76,912

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$59,260
$59,260
Fees
$1,015
$1,015
Housing
$15,437
$15,437
Books
$1,200
$1,200

Student Life

Wondering what life at USC is like? There are approximately 48,321 students enrolled at USC, including 20,351 undergraduate students and 27,970 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 65% percent are from CA and 35% percent of students are from other states.

96%

Full Time

4%

Part Time

65%

In State

35%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

48,321

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

11%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$60,275

Out-of-State

$60,275

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 15
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