- To receive the loans listed in your summary, please refer to the Loan
Application Alert (sidebar).
- Grants and scholarships will be automatically credited to your USC billing account prior to the
beginning of each semester.
- To take advantage of Federal Work-Study funds
in your summary, you will need to find a job on campus. (You will receive a
paycheck directly from your employer for hours worked.) The annual USC Job Fair
is held just prior to the first week of the Fall semester. Job openings are
posted online at ConnectSC,
a service of the Career Planning & Placement Center, and advertised in the Daily Trojan. You can also find jobs on flyers posted around campus and
through word of mouth. Many departments also accept walk-in
KNOW THE RULES
- For information about terms and conditions, visit My Financial Aid & Documents.
- For information about federal tax implications for your financial aid
summary, contact your tax advisor or the Internal Revenue Service.
- Scholarship funds from sources outside USC may replace a portion of the
loans and Federal Work-Study in your financial aid summary.
- You may be able to convert unused Federal Work-Study eligibility to Federal
Direct PLUS or private loan funds. Submit an appeal to the
Financial Aid Office, explaining why you are unable to use the full amount of
your Federal Work-Study eligibility, and specify the amount that you want to
convert to a loan.