Upcoming Study Abroad Info Sessions

We have a number of information sessions coming up for students interested at the University of Melbourne, USC Madrid or USC Paris. Our USC Madrid and USC Paris Resident Directors will be available to talk about their programs and answer any questions that you may have. We will also have a representative from the University of Melbourne present to answer questions about our program in Melbourne. Check our website for more upcoming events and information sessions – http://dornsife.usc.edu/overseas-studies-events/

Department of History Open House Event

Thinking about becoming a History major or minor?  What about a Law, History, & Culture major?  A minor in Resistance to Genocide or the History and Culture of Business?

Join fellow students and faculty to chat about history and enjoy light refreshments throughout the day at the Department of History Open House.

 Tuesday, March 22nd from 11:00am-4:00pm in SOS 250

 Course descriptions for Fall 2016 History Courses will be available.

Tokyo International University Info Session

TIU staff will be on campus to host an Tokyo International University info session.  This is a great opportunity to get more information on TIU and be able to speak directly with TIU staff and an advisor from the Office of Overseas Studies. For more information about TIU, please visit our website at http://dornsife.usc.edu/japan-tokyo-international.

Thursday, March 10th

12:00 – 1:00 pm

THH 309K



May 17 – June 11, 2016

Do you want to experience cosmopolitan, diverse, dynamic Africa? Its culture and its big questions? And, maybe its beaches, too?

Join this 4-Unit Problems without Passports class to do all of this and more. Explore outside the classroom and find your own path…. with global issues such as the role of the media,  economic development, immigration, gender, etc. Meet writers, journalists, interview cultural dignitaries, and collaborate with Senegalese university students.



Contact Dr. Julie Van Dam in the Department of French and Italian for more information or to apply: julie.vandam@usc.edu


SIR Paris Application Deadline Extension/Funding Available

Don’t miss out on your opportunity to spend your summer researching in Paris, and being a part of the Green Business or Immigration policy task force! More info and the application can be found on this link: http://dornsife.usc.edu/sir/paris-summer-research-program/

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, MARCH 4 either email to kcmirand@usc.edu or submit hard copy to Katrina in VKC 301.

Application Checklist

  • Application Form (attached)
  • Personal Statement (2 page max) – stating why you are interested in participating in this program, how this program may benefit your academic interests and future career aspirations, why do you feel you are a good fit for this program, and any additional info you want to share.

There is funding available for students who need it-please contact Katrina (kcmirand@usc.edu) for more information on how to apply.


Greetings from Overseas Studies!

Applications are still available to study abroad during the Fall 2016 semester or 16-17 academic year for the following programs: USC Madrid, USC Paris, University of Sussex and the University of Edinburgh. Email overseas@usc.edu to request an application.

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Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!
The Overseas Studies Team

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SIR Paris Summer RESEARCH Program 2016

Upcoming Info Sessions:

Thursday, February 11 at 4pm in VKC 300A

Wednesday, February 17 at 4pm in VKC 300A

Tuesday, February 23 at 4pm in VKC 300A

Application due on Friday, February 26.

More information can be found on the SIR website: