Virtual Conferring of Degrees

In lieu of in-person ceremonies, President Folt and Provost Zukoski will host a special live virtual event Friday, May 15, to confer degrees and acknowledge the exceptional achievements of the Class of 2020.

The virtual conferring of degrees will be broadcast live at 9:00 a.m. PDT and be followed by virtual academic school celebrations on 2020trojan.usc.edu. The broadcast of the virtual conferring of degrees will replay at 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. PDT and it also will be made available for on-demand viewing through YouTube.

Mandarin and Spanish simulcasts of the virtual conferring of degrees will also be made available at 2020trojan.usc.edu. Once you enter the Zoom webinar, click the interpretation icon at the bottom center of the screen to select your preferred language. Spanish will be simulcast for the broadcasts at 9:00 am, 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. PDT.  Mandarin will be simulcast for the broadcasts at 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. PDT.

Visit 2020trojan.usc.edu on May 15 to be transported to a special interactive hub honoring our graduates. Graduates, friends, and family will all be able to watch the celebration via the hub.

In the meantime, please review our frequently asked questions page.

For a schedule of Academic School Celebrations, please visit this page.