News and Updates

Special Hours for the Thanksgiving Break and Move to PSD 101

OIS will close early Wednesday, November 25, 2015, for Thanksgiving break and will keep special hours as we move into our new location in Parking Structure D (PSD), Suite 101. For emergencies, please call the USC Department of Public Safety at 213-740-4321. Best wishes for a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday!

Spring 2016 Passport Verification

All new international students for spring 2016 are required to complete Passport Verification (PPV) upon their arrival to the United States. Visit the New Students section to learn more about the requirements for new international students and to register for a PPV session.

Jo’Ann Dela Cruz Joins the OIS Staff

The Office of International Services is excited to announce that Jo’Ann Dela Cruz recently joined out our team as Intake Coordinator. Jo’Ann will work with Information Specialist Trevin Barnes to serve our students and scholars at the front desk in our office. Jo’Ann’s skills, experience, and multicultural awareness will help her contribute to the continued success Read more

A Rising NBA Star Reflects on His USC Days

Mini Documentary by Bryan Curiel and Holden Slattery —  Story by Holden Slattery — Rising NBA star Nikola Vucevic loved attending USC so much that sometimes he wishes he could go back and live it all again. He made great friends, cheered on the football team and helped the USC basketball team win the 2009 Read more