Graduate Applicants

Use the online USC Graduate Admission Application to apply for admission to an Annenberg graduate degree program. Some degree programs are still accepting applications for 2016 admission.

Application Guidelines, Dates and Deadlines

Carefully review the Graduate Application Guidelines before initiating the online USC Graduate Admission Application. If you are interested in applying for admission to a Master’s degree program that is not listed below, contact Annenberg Admissions at

  • July 30

    (Domestic and international applicants)

  • July 30

    Rolling admission (to fall semester only). (Applicants to the certificate programs (for which a previously earned Master's degree is required) should use the same application guidelines)


Admissions Publications

View and download USC Annenberg viewbook and application guidelines.

Tuition Cost and Financial Aid

The estimated cost of attendance is provided at USC Financial Aid. Below is additional information about financial aid and scholarships.

Financial Aid 
U.S. citizens and permanent U.S. residents are eligible to apply for federal financial aid. Submit the FAFSA to initiate the process. 

Merit-based Scholarship and Awards 
If the degree specific faculty admission committee selects you for fellowship/scholarship/project associate award, you will be formally notified by USC Annenberg Admissions.