Old General Information / Policies

Background and Editorial Policy The Daily Trojan is the student newspaper of the University of Southern California. It is a forum for student expression and is written, edited and managed by university students. The first edition of this newspaper was published in 1912, and over the course of its 97 years it has been recognized […]


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A Trojan Tradition

A Trojan Tradition Early Publications Student publications are perhaps the oldest ongoing tradition at the University of Southern California — older than athletics. While the first student publication dates to 1884, football didn’t have its start until 1888. The student body of USC founded a long succession of publications in its early days. They came […]

Where are they now?

Where Are They Now? Thousands of journalists and other professionals have used the Daily Trojan as a springboard to success, starting as reporters, photographers, illustrators or editors for the student newspaper. Here are a few Daily Trojan alumni who have gone on to make names for themselves in the professional world: Casey Wian Of histime […]

Editors in Chief

Editors in Chief Until 1966, editors served terms of one year. However, some editors before then did not finish their terms. Cleve Herman (1939-40) resigned because of ill health. From 1942 to 1947 only one editor served the entire term for which he/she was appointed (Mary Frances Touton, 1944-45) because of World War II and […]


2018-19 Rates Now Available! The Daily Trojan offers a variety of opportunities for advertisers to reach our diverse and engaged readers. We welcome your interest in placing an ad in either our print edition or online edition. Local advertisements are sold through the Office of Student Publications on the USC campus. Rates and Information – […]


Directions to USC Student Publications USC Student Publications, the administrative office of the Daily Trojan, is located on the main University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles, CA. We are located on the fourth floor of the Student Union building, marked as STU on campus maps, room 400. To visit us to place an […]

On Campus

On-Campus Rates To download our On-Campus Rates and Information for Fall 2008 and Spring 2009, please click the button below. These rates apply for on-campus departments, schools and registered student groups only. For additional information and assistance please contact ad representatives: (213) 740-2707 USC Student Publications Student Union Room 404 Los Angeles, CA 90089-0895 For […]


Click here to order your 2008 El Rodeo Yearbook and get your free poster! The football season is in full-swing, but is your bedroom in full Trojan regalia? In can be, when you order your 2008 El Rodeo Yearbook during the month of November. For everyone who orders a yearbook this month, you’ll get the […]

Beta Information

Welcome to the Daily Trojan Beta site!  We’re hard at work creating the next generation Daily Trojan website.  We’re glad you could join us.  Below, you’ll find an ongoing list of the new features and improvements we’ve made, or are soon to make, on this, our test website. Please let us know your thoughts and […]