Special Celebrations

Graduation SCend Off

Wednesday, April 27, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Alumni Park, in front of Doheny Memorial Library

Join us for this free event and celebrate the completion of your hard-earned USC degree — and your official induction into the worldwide community of Trojan Alumni! Open to all members of the Class of 2022, December 2021 graduates, and December 2022 graduates. For more information, visit the USC Alumni Association Website.

Commencement Day Welcome for New Grads

Friday, May 13, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Widney Alumni House

The USC Alumni Association invites the university’s newest alumni, the Class of 2022, and their families to visit the Widney Alumni House on Commencement Day 2022. 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
Date to be determined.
To RSVP, email lgbt@usc.edu, 213-740-7619

African American Cultural Celebration

Hosted by the Center for Black Cultural and Student Affairs, Division of Student Affairs
Wednesday, May 11, 2022, 8:00 p.m.
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
Thursday, May 12, 2022, 2:00 p.m.,
Students can RSVP online through the APASS website.  For information, contact: apass@usc.edu, 213-740-4999

Chicanx/Latinx Graduate Celebration

Hosted by El Centro Chicano, Division of Student Affairs
Thursday, May 12, 2022, 8:00 p.m.
For information and to RSVP, contact: ecc@usc.edu,  213-740-1480


Military and Veteran Celebrations

ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

The joint commissioning ceremony will be held in Bovard Auditorium on Saturday, May 14 at 9:30 a.m. The reception will be held in Associates Park following the ceremony.