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. The Catalogue is published by the Academic Records and Registrar Publications office, is updated annually and is available online at

USC Student Affairs and Campus Life Website and Facebook Page

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.

Trojans who visit the Student Affairs Facebook page at and click “like” receive additional up-to-the-minute updates about campus life, programs, services and events.

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.


While the Catalogue details what USC offers academically, SCampus is the online guide that offers information about how to make your college experience more fulfilling and well-rounded. Planning Calendars, Student Services, Student Activities, University Governance and Explore L.A. are just a few of the sections in this online student resource. The departmental telephone directory and maps section are particularly popular with students. 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


See SCampus or

Buses, USC

See SCampus or

Campus Activities

See SCampus or

Campus Cruiser

See SCampus or

Career Center

See SCampus or

Change of Major

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


See SCampus or

Computer Account

See SCampus or

Computing Centers

See SCampus or

Computing Security (Antivirus Software and Firewalls)

See SCampus or

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,


See SCampus or

Disability Services

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

Email and Personal Web Pages

See SCampus or

Enrollment Verification

Transcript Verification Window, Trojan Hall 101, or log in to and click on OASIS

Freshman Seminars

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

Government, Student

See SCampus, 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 SCampus or USC Catalogue

Information Technology Services

See SCampus or

Internet Connection

See SCampus or

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


See SCampus or


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


See SCampus or


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

Recreational Sports

See SCampus or

Registration Confirmation

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

Student Life and Involvement

See SCampus, USC Catalogue or

Support Centered Program (SCP)

Center for Academic Support, Student Union 301, (213) 740-0776,




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

Transfer Credit Statement

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


See SCampus or


Center for Academic Support, Student Union 301, (213) 740-0776,

USC Network

See SCampus or

Withdrawal from USC

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