University of Southern California

About USC

Facts and Figures

 

Students (2012-13 academic year)

Rounded to the nearest 500
Undergraduates 18,000
Graduate and professional 22,000
Total 40,000

Student Demographics (Fall 2012)

Rounded to the nearest percentile
Asians 23%
Black/African-American 5%
Hispanic 14%
White/Caucasian 39%
International 12%
Other 7%

International Students (Fall 2012)

Rounded to the nearest tenth
Regularly Enrolled International Students 7,889

All International Students by Country of Citizenship

Freshman Class (Fall 2012)

Applicants 46,104
Admits 9,187 (20 percent)
Matriculants 3,021 (33 percent)
Average GPA 3.70 (unweighted)
Middle 50-percent SAT range 1950-2190
National Merit Scholars 251
First-generation college students 14 percent

Freshman Profile and Admission Information 2012-13

Degrees Awarded (June 2011)

Bachelor’s degrees 4,915
Advanced degrees 6,815
Six-Year Graduation Rate (Student Right-to-Know)
2011 (fall 2005 freshman class) 90%
2010 (fall 2004 freshman class) 89%
2009 (fall 2003 freshman class) 88%

USC’s U-CAN Profile

The University and College Accountability Network (U-CAN) Web site provides profiles of hundreds of private institutions of higher learning, in a common format, with the goal of helping parents and prospective students make an informed college choice.

U-CAN Profile

Faculty and Staff (2012-13)

Rounded to the nearest 100
Faculty (full-time) 3,563
Staff (50 percent time or more) 12,154
Student workers

(does not include teaching/research assistants)
7,936
Total 23,653

Faculty 2012-2013

Alumni

There are more than 343,164 living alumni in the Trojan Family. While nearly three-quarters of them live in California, USC alumni can be found in positions of leadership all over the world.

Alumni Facts 2012-2013

Academic Units

USC Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences
Graduate School
18 Professional Schools

Undergraduate Tuition and Mandatory Fees

$43,722
2012-13 undergraduate estimate of costs

Financial Aid Expenditures (2011-12 fiscal year)

$389 million

Endowment (as of June 30, 2012)

$3.5 billion

University Budget (2012-13 fiscal year)

$3.4 billion

Sponsored Research (expenditures, as reported to the National Science Foundation)

$645.6 million

University Annual Financial Reports

2013 Annual Report
2012 Annual Report
2011 Annual Report
2010 Annual Report
2009 Annual Report
2008 Annual Report
2007 Annual Report
2006 Annual Report
2005 Annual Report
2004 Annual Report
2003 Annual Report
2002 Annual Report 
2001 Annual Report
2000 Annual Report
1999 Annual Report