Welcome to the Academic
Recognition Program's (ARP) website. Through a variety of programs and
services, ARP supports students' efforts to make the most of their academic
experience at the university, and to seek further opportunities for study
and research. Please select from one of the options below to link to our
ARP actively supports approximately a dozen pretigious international fellowships,
such as the Rhodes and Fulbright, for undergraduate or graduate students.
Our office offers workshops on applying, interviewing, and writing personal
statements all year long to prepare students for the application process.
Trustee and Presidential Scholarships are awarded to outstanding entering
students based on academic accomplishments as well as involvement in co-curricular
activities and leadership. ARP offers advisement to Trustee and Presidential
Scholars regarding academic, financial, and other matters.
Founded in 1897, and now located on 250 American campuses, the Phi Kappa
Phi All-University Honor Society is USC's oldest honor society. The USC
Chapter sponsors a range of programs, including: scholarships; student
and faculty recognition; and initiation.