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University of Southern California


Getting to USC
 
University of Southern California
University Park
Los Angeles, CA 90089

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110 (Harbor) North:

Take the Exposition exit. Go straight through the 37th Street light. Keep left. Go under the freeway bridge. Cross Flower at the light and turn right onto Vermont Ave. Turn right into the campus at gate #6.


110 (Harbor/Pasadena) South:

Take the Exposition exit. Cross Flower at the light and turn right onto Vermont Ave. Turn right into the campus at gate #6.


10 (Santa Monica) East:

Take the Hoover exit and turn right at the light. Go all the way to where Hoover ends at Jefferson. Turn right on Jefferson, left on McClintock Ave and enter the campus through gate #5.


10 (Santa Monica) West:

Take the Hoover exit and turn right at the light. Go all the way to where Hoover ends at Jefferson. Turn right on Jefferson, left on McClintock Ave and enter the campus through gate #5.


405 (San Diego) South or North
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Take the 405 to the 10 (Santa Monica Freeway). Go east (Los Angeles) on the 10. Take the Hoover exit and turn right at the light. Go all the way to where Hoover ends at Jefferson. Turn right on Jefferson, left on McClintock Ave and enter the campus through gate #5.


101 (Hollywood/Ventura) South or North:

Take the 110 going south. Take the Exposition exit. Cross Flower at the light and turn right onto Vermont Ave. Turn right into the campus at gate #6.


5 (Golden State/Santa Ana) South or North:

Take the 5 to the 110. Go south on the 110. Take the Exposition exit. Cross Flower at the light and turn right onto Vermont Ave. Turn right into the campus at gate #6.

After arriving:
Parking:
On campus: Parking on campus is $6. There are also a few one-hour metered parking spaces available. Departments and hosting individuals may make parking arrangements for their guests or planned campus events through the Transportation Services Office. On campus parking rates and availability will vary for special events.

Off campus: Four-hour and two-hour parking meters are available on Figueroa and Jefferson. $3 a day lots are available Mon-Fri across the street from the campus on Figueroa (next to the Sizzler), and on Jefferson (next to the Shrine). Parking rates for these lots will vary for special events.


Public Transportation in Los Angeles:
DASH Route F (line runs to/from ARCO Plaza to/from USC/Exposition Park): Runs every 15-30 minutes from 6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Mon-Sat. Drops and picks up on Figueroa Street. Cost: 25 cents. For more information about DASH routes, call 1-800-2LA-RIDE.

Metro Bus and Metro Rail: Bus service is provided from Union Station to the University Park Campus on bus lines 444, 445 and 446. Bus line 71 provides transportation between Union Station and the Health Sciences Campus. For information about these and other routes and schedules, call 1-800-COMMUTE, or visit MTA's web pages at http://www.mta.net/. Single zone fare: $1.10.


Tram Services:
USC Health Science Campus (HSC): Operates Mon-Fri, holidays excluded. Tram stops are 34th St. at Trousdale Parkway (UPC) and Doheny Vision Research Center (HSC). Tram departs UPC hourly 7:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. and from 3 - 5 p.m. It departs HSC hourly 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and from 2:30 - 5:45 p.m.

Union Station: The shuttle picks up passengers outside of the main lobby, adjacent to the taxi and tram pick-up area at Union Station, and in front of the JEP House located on 34th Street at Trousdale on the University Park Campus. Operates Mon-Fri, morning trams run from Union Station to UPC, afternoon trams run from UPC to Union Station.

NOTE: Tram services are provided at no charge to USC students, faculty, staff and guests. For further information regarding tram route locations and schedules, call Transportation Services at (213) 740-3575.


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    website last updated 3/10/2009