These figures illustrate the type of freshman class USC has admitted in the past. Remember that in addition to high school courses, grades, and SAT or ACT scores, other factors may be taken into consideration for admission, such as extraordinary personal circumstances, special talents, outstanding extracurricular activities, and evidence of leadership.
Freshman Enrollment (as of Fall 2016)
WCGPA midrange (high school average): 3.61-4.39
SAT midrange: 1200-1340
ACT midrange: 25-30
Honors College (freshmen, Fall 2016)
WCGPA midrange (high school average): 4.53-4.89
SAT midrange: 1450-1520
ACT midrange: 31–33
Capstone Scholars (freshmen, Fall 2016)
WCGPA midrange (high school average): 4.19-4.64
SAT range: 1340-1410
ACT range: 28-31
93% of freshmen receive some form of financial aid.
90% of continuing students receive some form of financial aid.