Heraldic Flags

Designed by Dr. Jerome B. Walker for President James H. Zumberge’s 1981 inauguration, heraldic flags for each academic degree-granting unit are displayed at commencements and… Read more »

Academic Regalia

“(The) wearing of gowns by judges, ministers, teachers, and scholars is an ancient and impressive custom…As the graduating students of American high schools, colleges, and… Read more »

Academic Symbols

Current Seal of the University of Southern California In 1948, the USC Board of Trustees approved an updated version of the university seal. In this… Read more »