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University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of Attendance$70,758
Tuition and Fees
$54,323
Room and Board
$14,885
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment PlansPrepayment plan, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailadmitusc@usc.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline February 17
Award NotificationOn or about April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001328
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile$25 for first college, $16 each additional
Business/Farm Supplement 

PROFILE OF 2016-17 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,781 (58.1%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need1,105 (62.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid1,104 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met966 (87.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$52,795
Need-Based Gift
Received by 957 (86.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $38,196
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 967 (87.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,675
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 734 (66.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift630 (20.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,474
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants8,830 (48.9%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need6,657 (75.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid6,651 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met5,599 (84.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met100%
Average Award$49,835
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,961 (89.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $36,496
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 6,192 (93.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,384
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,208 (48.2%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift3,519 (19.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,209
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
36%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$29,080
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableNone
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Debating, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.72 4.11 700 675 30
Low 1.70 2.00 390 310 13
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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