Who Receives Financial Aid
“I've been able to be a student without constantly worrying about the burdens of finances and tuition. I know that it's more than possible to make the payments with the financial help that USC offers.”
Meets Cost of Attendance With:
University Grant, Cal Grants, work-study, Subsidized Stafford Loans, Federal Pell Grant.
Tips to Make USC More Affordable:
“I found a job on campus as quickly as I could. I've always lived with a roommate and looked for cheaper — but still good-quality — housing. I also don't have a car on campus.”
Because of financial aid at USC, I have been able to:
I wouldn't have been able to attend such a great school… I've been able to be a student without constantly worrying about the burdens of finances and tuition. I know that it's more than possible to make the payments with the financial help that USC offers. I'm able to take advantage of opportunities, even when it comes to extracurricular activities. They offer plenty of scholarships...
Meet more Financial Aid recipients
“I have been able to enjoy an undergraduate experience not many people of my background get to have — a world-class education.”
“The Financial Aid Office was incredibly helpful and generous when I explained my circumstances. ”
“Without financial aid, I can't imagine ever being able to attend such a great institution. Financial aid was the deal-breaker between USC and other universities.”
“My parents were not comfortable with me taking out big loans for my undergraduate years, so USC Financial Aid, along with the Presidential Scholarship, has given me the opportunity to succeed.”