2023 New Student Welcome Events

Welcome to USC! Below find links and information about orientation and events for new students.


Viterbi School of Engineering

New PhD Orientation
Thursday, August 3  9:30 AM


Get familiar with campus resources and engage with Viterbi faculty, advisors and students.


New MS Orientation I
Wednesday, August 9  1:00 PM


A half-day online session curated by Viterbi departments and offices. International students will also get familiar with international student status policies and updates.


New MS Orientation II
Friday, August 11  8:30 AM

Board Auditorium

New master's students will gather together at Orientation Part II for a day of learning and network opportunities with faculty, staff, and students.


Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

MS Placement exams
Thursday, August 10 (Register by August 7)


Visit page to learn requirements, information on the exams and samples and to register for the required testing.


New Graduate Student Welcome
Thursday, August 17  12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
(Register by August 11)

EEB Courtyard

Come socialize with your fellow students, faculty, and staff while enjoying food from the NOODS food truck.


New and Transfer BSECE Student Welcome
Friday, August 25  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

EEB 132

Join the Department Chairs and faculty in this required session to learn more about the Department and how to be a successful ECE student. Refreshments provided.


New and Transfer BSCECS Student Welcome

EEB 132

This event will be announced later in the semester.

Published on August 2nd, 2023

Last updated on August 2nd, 2023