A Vibrant Community

Life on the USC campus is exciting – offering rich and diverse academic and cultural experiences.


A Foundation for Friendship

You will establish lifelong connections and build memorable experiences with your classmates.


A Collaborative Experience

The nature of the program brings students together and forms unexpected bonds.


Students in our MS in Finance program leverage the resources of a vital, vibrant campus located in the heart of one of the most diverse and dynamic metropolises on the planet. At USC, over 800 student organizations challenge and engage members of our campus community on every topic and at every level, from the Marshall Masters in Finance Association, American Finance Association, and Marshall Consulting & Strategy Club, to Marshall Youth Outreach and the USC Ballroom and Latin Dance Team.

Annual and ongoing events and venues bring world-class art and culture right to campus. Examples include:

Festival of Books

The L.A. Times Festival of Books, America’s largest literary festival

outside the box

Outside the Box [Office], a weekly showcase for upcoming international, documentary and independent cinema


Visions & Voices, featuring presentations by critically acclaimed artists and distinguished speakers as well as theatrical productions, music and dance performances, film screenings, lectures, workshops and more

Fisher Museum of Art

USC Fischer Museum of Art, with stunning European, British and American pieces stretching across the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries

Pacific Asia Museum

USC Pacific Asia Museum, one of the few U.S. institutions dedicated to the art and culture of Asia and the Pacific Islands