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The Daily Trojan welcomes students of all majors and experience. Applications to work for the Daily Trojan are available for each semester, and are generally available starting in the last few weeks of the semester before, and the first few weeks of the new semester.


What You Can Do

The Daily Trojan is a full-fledged news operation, with many opportunities to participate. Take a look at this PDF with information about the many positions you might consider.


Spring 2021

Applications for Spring 2021 staff members are now available below.  Application deadline is January 31, 2021.

Spring 2021 Staff Application »


If you are interested in a columnist position, please complete this additional application before January 31, 2021:

Spring 2021 Columnist Application »


Applications for senior editors are now available.  Please click below to apply:

Spring 2021 Senior Editor Application »