About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 115-year history and reputation for academic excellence. We are located on the beautiful 228-acre USC University Park Campus, just south of downtown Los Angeles.
Learn about our rigorous and interdisciplinary curriculum, our invaluable experiential learning opportunities, and the breadth and depth of our specialized areas of concentration and certificate offerings.
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Participate in an unparalleled learning experience with diversity of people and thought. Get involved in the law school community and participate in activities that enhance your studies.
We work closely with students, graduates and employers to support successful career goals and outcomes. Our overall placement rate is consistently strong, with 94 percent of our JD class employed within 10 months after graduation.
Our faculty is distinguished for its scholarship, as well as for its commitment to teaching. Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio creates an intimate and collegial learning environment.
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Alumni and Giving
The global Trojan network of more than 10,000 law alumni and donors include recognized leaders in numerous fields who are deeply committed to supporting student and law school success.
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In order to ensure adequate space, seating and resources for the USC Gould School of Law community, the Gabriel and Matilda Barnett Information Technology Center and The Asa V. Call Law Library ("Law Library") observes a limited-access policy at all times.
Access to the Library is limited to the following individuals, who will be asked to present the official identification indicated.
|Patron Type||Form of Required Identification|
|USC Gould Students||Current USCard or Gould Key Chain|
|USC Non-Gould Students||Current USCard|
|USC Staff and/or Faculty||Current USCard|
|USC Alumni*||Photo ID|
|Law Students and Faculty from other Law Schools*||Current law school identification Card|
|Attorneys and Members of the Judiciary*||Current bar card and photo ID|
Please note that at certain times of the year, access will be further restricted to members of the USC Gould Community, USC faculty and staff, and eligible visitors with a demonstrable need to use the Law Library's resources.
If you are a current Pepperdine Law School student, you are welcome to use the USC Law Library as a result of the fires in the Malibu area. Please bring your Pepperdine Law School ID card with you.
* Eligible visitors must check in at the Law Library's Service Counter.