Special Celebrations

Alumni Association Celebrations

Open to all members of the Class of 2017; no tickets or reservations required.

Senior SCend Off

Schedule forthcoming
Argue Plaza, next to the Widney Alumni House
A free BBQ for the Class of 2017.

Commencement Day Welcome for New Grads

Schedule forthcoming
Widney Alumni House

The USC Alumni Association invites the university’s newest alumni, the Class of 2017, and their families to visit the Widney Alumni House on Commencement Day 2017. Take a relaxing break, enjoy refreshments, and learn about the benefits of your complimentary Alumni Association membership.


Cultural Celebrations

Lavender Celebration

Hosted by the LGBT Resource Center, Division of Student Affairs
Schedule forthcoming
For information and to RSVP, contact: lgbt@usc.edu, 213-740-7619

African American Cultural Celebration

Hosted by the Center for Black Cultural and Student Affairs, Division of Student Affairs
Schedule forthcoming
For information and to RSVP, contact:  cbcsa@usc.edu, 213-740-8257

Asian Pacific Graduate Celebration

Hosted by the Asian Pacific American Student Services, Division of Student Affairs
Schedule forthcoming
For information and to RSVP, contact: apass@usc.edu, 213-740-4999

Chicano/Latino Graduate Celebration

Hosted by El Centro Chicano, Division of Student Affairs
Schedule forthcoming
For information and to RSVP, contact: ecc@usc.edu,  213-740-1480


Ph.D. Candidates Receptions

Robed Ph.D. candidates, their families and advisors are invited to convene for light refreshments before lining up for Commencement. No tickets are required.
Schedule forthcoming


ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Schedule forthcoming

  • Air Force – Location: forthcoming
  • Army – Location: forthcoming
  • Navy – Location: forthcoming

Contact: Cathy Ioki, cioki@rotc.usc.edu.