For an interactive campus map that includes information on pedestrian access, parking, ADA accessibility, ride share drop-offs, please review the map on our Transit and Parking page.


All commencement ceremonies will be ticketed events. Additional information will be made available soon.


If you are traveling from outside of the Los Angeles area for Commencement, it is highly recommended to reserve accommodations early.

  • The hotel adjacent to the USC main campus is the USC Hotel.
  • Visit Discover Los Angeles for a handy listing of hotels by price, location, and amenities. When searching, select “Downtown/LA Metro” for the nearest adjacent neighborhood to USC.

Other popular visitor neighborhoods—Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and Pasadena, offer a variety of hotels at different price points.