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University of Southern California

3620 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0097
+1 323-442-2000
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A major university that has developed into an international center of learning, enrolling more than 28,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students on its two campuses.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“usc campus” (11 reviews)
“great school” (8 reviews)
3620 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0097
+1 323-442-2000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This college is larger than most private schools (+40K students) and is in an urban area with all the shadiness that that connotes, but its one of the best in the country and that urban area is LA so lots to see and do if...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking thru the campus, the architecture of the buildings are beautiful. The landscaping is really pretty with the large trees and landscaped with flowers. A photo is included of George Tirebiter...

Thank katork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is truly worth taking the time to visit a university that dates back to 1880. The grounds are so very well kept. The buildings can be deceptive. They look old but well maintained on the outside but are very modern inside. The business building...More

Thank Louis D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The USC campus is quite beautiful, with a mix of modern and older buildings. Walked around in the early evening and enjoyed the trees, building and athmosphere.

Thank JorgenHelstrup
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great school! I really enjoyed staying at USC for graduate school. It's beautiful here. The only thing is that it's close to downtown LA. Kind of dangerous but you will also have night life as a benefit. Korean Town is a good place to go...More

Thank Jing Y
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful university and has gorgeous campus. It also have great programs for undergraduate and graduate. My son loved it.

Thank Kalvay H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We attended my son's graduation, and walked around campus the day before. it is a worthwhile experience, especially if you have a connection to USC. The graduation was held in Alimni Park. There were 15,000 students graduating, and at least 3 times that number watching....More

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We went for the formal presentation by the admission office administration. Then we did the 1.5 hour site tour led by an undergrad student. It was very informative and well presented.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

It is one of the best college campuses on earth. The campus is nearly no through traffic on campus. So it is pedestrian and biker friendly. Most buildings are desgined with a consistent theme. Few of them are pretentious. While the campus is compact, it...More

Thank yyyzzz_utah
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Truly gorgeous campus. Remarkable history as you walk through the Heisman Trophies on display. Modern, efficient. Fun to walk campus.

Thank TumbleweedandCactus
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What is the best hotel to stay while my son and I fly out to tour USC? We will be there for three nights.
3 September 2015|
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Response from Heather W | Reviewed this property |
Can't go wrong at the Ritz Carlton =) JW Marriott is pretty standard as well. If you type "best hotels near University of Southern California" in the Trip Advisor search, you should get a comprehensive list w/ reviews to... More