Two Buildings Strong
The USC Annenberg School for Communications and Journalism occupies two buildings on the University Park Campus (UPC) of USC:
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism (ASC)
3502 Watt Way
Los Angeles, CA
Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN)
3630 Watt Way
Los Angeles, CA
Transportation to UPC
There are a number of ways to travel to UPC via public transportation. You can travel by train using the Metro Expo Line — with stops at Expo/Vermont station, Expo Park/USC station, and Jefferson/USC station. The Expo Line connects the Westside by rail to Downtown LA, Hollywood, the South Bay, Long Beach, Pasadena and dozens of points in between. UPC is also easily visited using the Metro Bus.
For your best route or more information, check the Metro Trip Planner or call (323) 446-3876.
Driving Directions to UPC
For maps and directions to campus, visit the University Park Campus Map & Driving Directions page.
We suggest you park at the Vermont Street Parking Plaza (PSA). Enter at the Vermont Avenue Entrance at 36th Place (Gate 6). PSA is open Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
For all other times, including weekends, enter at the Jefferson Boulevard Entrance at McClintock Avenue (Gate 5), open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. From this entrance drive down McClintock to Parking Plaza A on the southwest corner of McClintock and Downey Way.
Parking on campus is $10 unless otherwise noted in your RSVP confirmation email.
From Parking to the Annenberg School (ASC)
Exit the northeast corner of PSA and walk North on McClintock Ave. Take a right on Childs Way and pass the Cromwell Track Field on the left. Turn left on Watt Way, passing the Physical Education building on the right. Take a right on Hellman Way, the ASC building is on the left.
From Parking to Wallis Annenberg Hall (ANN)
Exit the northeast corner of PSA and walk North on McClintock Ave. Take a right on Childs Way and pass the Cromwell Track Field on the left. Turn right on Watt Way and the ANN building is on the left.
You will find bike lanes leading to campus from the North on Hoover and McClintock, from the South-West on Exposition, and from the East on Jefferson and Figueroa. You can also bring your bike on the Metro Expo train.
Once on campus, ride to the ASC or ANN buildings on Watt Way — see map for more detail — but please go slow and be considerate of pedestrians, who have the right of way. At ASC, lock your bicycle to the racks on the North or South sides of the building. At ANN, lock your bike to the racks on the West side of the building.
Disability Access to the Annenberg School (ASC)
Proceed to the northeast entrance of ASC, where the East Lobby and disability entrance is located.