COVID-19 Updates

First 2,500 doses of Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine arrive at Keck Medical Center, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital

Vaccinations for USC health care workers begin as asymptomatic and symptomatic positivity rates at USC continue to rise following the Thanksgiving holiday.

USC Student Health prepares for vaccine distribution, spring semester amid surge in coronavirus cases

Students are strongly encouraged to either not return or delay their return to Los Angeles for Spring 2021.

Student Health braces for uptick in coronavirus cases from Halloween

Five students tested positive for the coronavirus during the week of Oct. 18-24.

Student positivity rates continue to decrease, USC mandates flu shots for the spring semester

As Los Angeles County and UPC Campus continue to see a trend in decreasing cases, the University is preparing for an in-person spring semester, with contingency plans for a virtual format.
Photo of an entrance to USC campus with gates, white tents, and red banners that read “campus day pass only.”

Positivity rates see slight decline, UPC has fastest growing COVID-19 rate in LA County

USC Student Health and local health officials are expecting an increase in positive cases from Labor Day weekend.