Information Guide

The following is a list of handbooks and useful Websites that are available to help you get acquainted with what USC has to offer.


The online course Catalogue is your academic roadmap for USC. Organized by school, the Catalogue lists detailed descriptions and requirements for every major, minor, certificate and program offered at the university as well as course descriptions. It’s the book both current and prospective students refer to for information regarding everything from school admission requirements to interdisciplinary programs. Published by the Academic Records and Registrar Publications office, the Catalogue is updated annually and is available online at

USC Student Affairs and Campus Life Website

The USC Student Affairs and Campus Life Website at features all the news you need to know to make the most of your time at USC. The Website keeps you informed about Trojan life outside the classroom with news articles, videos, an events calendar, profiles, and links to Student Affairs departments and campus partners. Topics range from upcoming events, community service, student government, cultural and leadership opportunities to student-run media, career services, health promotion and the Trojan Marching Band.

The goal of these online resources is to create an integrated learning experience that helps you reach your educational, personal and professional aspirations.


MyUSC is the university’s portal designed to give students, faculty and staff personalized access to wide-ranging campus resources in a single location on the Web. Through myUSC, you can customize your own home page based on personal preferences and interests. To access myUSC, go to and log in using your USC email username and password.


SCampus is your online guide to university policies and student code of conduct. SCampus is available online at


You can access your academic and financial related information through OASIS ( or, the Online Academic Student Information System. OASIS allows you to view your:

  • registered course list
  • book list
  • enrollment verification
  • permit to register
  • grade report
  • completed course summary
  • restrictions
  • current billing balances
  • financial aid
  • transfer credit report

You may also use OASIS to:

  • update your local and permanent address
  • establish guest access to your education records
  • change your password for OASIS and Web Registration


Schedule of Classes

The online schedule is updated every hour and contains the most up-to-date course offerings and enrollment totals.

Web Registration

Web registration is available through and Students plan their schedules and register for classes on Web registration.

Other Useful Information

Academic Integrity

See SCampus



Buses, USC


Campus Activities


Campus Cruiser

See Campus Cruiser

Career Center


Change of Major

Dornsife College Advising Office, College
Academic Services Building 120, (213) 740-2534,



Computer Account


Computing Centers


Computing Security (Antivirus Software and Firewalls)


Course Websites and Materials (Blackboard)

See or log in to and click on Blackboard

Credit by Examination

See academic department

Degree Progress

See academic department or Degree Progress, Hubbard Hall 010, (213) 740-7070,



Disability Services

Disability Services and Programs, Student Union 301, (213) 740-0776,

Email and Personal Web Pages


Enrollment Verification

Transcript Verification, Figueroa Building 107, or log in to and click on OASIS

Freshman Seminars

Freshman Seminars Program, College Academic Services, Building 200, (213) 740-2961,

Government, Student

See USC Catalogue, or


Change: Academic Review and Retention, Figueroa Building 107, (213) 740-7741,

Grade Report: Log in to and click on OASIS

Removal of Incompletes: Academic Records and Registrar, Hubbard Hall 106, (213) 740-5586,

Honor Societies

See schools’ Websites or school sections in the USC Catalogue

Information Technology Services


Internet Connection


Learning Differences

Disability Services and Programs, Student Union 301, (213) 740-0776,

Kortschak Center for Learning and Creativity, Student Union 311, (213) 740-7884,

Leave of Absence

See academic department or USC Catalogue




Declaring: Department office

Requirements: Department adviser or USC Catalogue


Declaring: Department office for the corresponding major

Requirements: See list of minors in the USC Catalogue or department adviser




Academic Review and Retention, Figueroa Building 107, (213) 740-7741,

Recreational Sports


Registration Confirmation

Registration, Trojan Hall 101, (213) 740-8500, or log in to and click on OASIS

Student Life and Involvement

See USC Catalogue or




Transcript Verification, Figueroa Building 107, (213) 740-7445,

Transfer Credit Statement

Degree Progress, Hubbard Hall 010, (213) 740-7070




Academic Counseling Services, Student Union 301, (213) 740-0776,

USC Network


Withdrawal from USC

Registration, Trojan Hall 101, (213) 740-8500,