Hurricane Harvey

We are all aware of the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Louisiana and along the Gulf Coast.  The images coming from the… Read more »

DACA Resources

We continue to actively monitor the situation in Washington, D.C. with respect to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.  I want to reaffirm… Read more »

“Open Door Policy”

I know that our community at the Health Sciences Campus has been particularly affected by the issues surrounding the former dean of our medical school.… Read more »

Update as of July 21, 2017

Because this is an issue that is concerning to our entire community, I am writing with an update on our actions regarding former medical school dean Carmen Puliafito.

Update as of July 19, 2017

This university is a great institution and it is great in part because of its core values. I assure you that we strive to live up to those values every day.

Memo: Travel Restriction Update

Memorandum to USC Faculty, Staff, and Students June 26, 2017 I write to update you on Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court opinion based on the Administration’s… Read more »

Campus Wellness and Crisis Intervention

The University of Southern California wants to better prepare for – and try to prevent – any future tragedies, by promoting a more mindful, compassionate, and healthy campus. We believe that organizing these efforts under one office will provide a more coordinated and comprehensive approach to ensuring the health and safety of our entire university community.