Christian Aguillon, Undecided Christian received a Mexican-American Alumni Association Scholarship, a University Grant, and Federal Work-Study. He also borrowed a Federal Stafford Loan, and his parents co-signed a Signature Loan.

While we expect each student's family to play a leading role in financing a college education, we have a long tradition of fully meeting the USC-determined financial need for undergraduate students who satisfy all federal, state and university eligibility requirements and meet all published deadlines.

Undergraduate financial aid includes scholarships and grants, low-interest loans and Federal Work-Study. This section of our website contains key information to help clarify and explain the financial aid application process for undergraduates new and continuing students and their parents.


For an overview of basic steps and information about applying,click here.
Did you know you may apply for financial aid at any time during your years at USC? For more information,click here.
For information on options to help manage the family contribution,click here.
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