COVID-19 Updates

USC to resume most fall classes in person with online component

The University will move up the semester by one week to prepare for the flu season and minimize potential spread of the coronavirus.

A worsening crisis: Mental health concerns exacerbated by the coronavirus pandemic

Students with preexisting mental illnesses are more vulnerable to the negative mental health effects produced by quarantine measures.

Graduates grapple with job layoffs

Seniors face uncertainty in their job search amid economic turmoil.

USC and Board of Trustees named in second class-action lawsuit

The complaint alleged the University unjustly profited off of its students by not disbursing partial tuition refunds.

Keck Medicine to launch clinical trial for coronavirus treatment

The trial will study the effects of anti-inflammatory drug baricitinib on coronavirus patients.