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Leverage our location in Los Angeles and our state-of-the-art facilities to propel your ambitions and ideas forward.

Encompassing more than 120,000 square feet, our two school buildings provide critical spaces to learn, collaborate and innovate. This includes our media center, which is home to the school’s student-run digital, television, radio and public relations operations, as well as our Digital Lounge, a creative makerspace where you can build your technology and content creation skills.

Our position in the dynamic, complex, culturally diverse city of Los Angeles offers a fertile ground for our research and the perfect epicenter for critical conversations among scholars, industry leaders, cultural icons and the general public.

Connect with USC and USC Annenberg to learn more about what our vibrant intellectual community can offer you.

Meet us at a regional event

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Prospective Graduate Student Days

Thursday, October 21–Friday, October 22, 2021

The annual USC Annenberg Prospective Graduate Student Days event provides the opportunity for you to explore and confirm your interest in graduate studies at USC Annenberg. Connect with faculty, attend information sessions, and learn from current graduate students about the USC Annenberg experience.

Connect with us in a Graduate Degree Information Session

USC Annenberg Admissions will host information sessions via Zoom for all graduate degree programs. Sessions include an academic overview by the faculty program director, a review of the admission process by a USC Annenberg admissions officer, and Q&A. RSVP today!

Communication (PhD)

Thursday, September 30 – 4:00 p.m. PT
Thursday, October 28 – 4 p.m. PT
Thursday, November 11 – 4 p.m. PT

Communication Data Science (MS)

Tuesday, September 28 – 3 p.m. PT
Tuesday, October 12 – 3 p.m. PT
Tuesday, November 2 – 3 p.m. PT

Communication Management (MCG)

Wednesday, November 3 – 1 p.m. PT
Friday, November 5 – 11 a.m. PT (International applicants only)
Wednesday, December 1 – 1 p.m. PT
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 – 1 p.m. PT

Digital Social Media (MS)

Monday, September 27 – 5 p.m. PT
Monday, October 25 – 5 p.m. PT
Tuesday, November 23 – 5 p.m. PT
Tuesday, December 14 – 5 p.m. PT
Wednesday, January 5, 2022 – 4 p.m. PT

Global Communication (MA)/Global Media (MSc)

Monday, September 27 – 4 p.m. PT

Journalism master’s programs

Below are joint sessions with faculty from Journalism (MS), Specialized Journalism (MA) and Specialized Journalism (The Arts) (MA).
Thursday, October 7 – 4 p.m. PT
Thursday, November 18 – 4 p.m. PT
Monday, December 6 – 5:30 p.m. PT

Public Diplomacy (MPD)

Wednesday, September 29 – 4 p.m. PT
Wednesday, October 13 – 4 p.m. PT
Wednesday, November 17 – 4 p.m. PT

Public Relations and Advertising (MA)

Friday, September 24 – 4 p.m. PT
Thursday, October 28 – 4 p.m. PT
Thursday, November 18 – 3 p.m. PT

Take a virtual tour

Explore USC Annenberg with 360-degree views of spaces throughout our two buildings. The Annenberg School for Communication building houses our student services suite, including academic advisement, career development and international programs and is also a hub for a number of our research centers, including the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative. Wallis Annenberg Hall is home to our state-of-the-art media center and Digital Lounge, and offers a ground-level public forum designed as a space for the entire USC community to convene. Learn more about how to navigate our virtual tour here. Take an immersive tour of the larger USC University Park Campus here.

USC Annenberg Virtual Tour