1. The University of Southern California is a private research university in Los Angeles, California. Founded in 1880 by Robert Maclay Widney,
2. At the University of South Carolina, you can build a future from more than 350 degree options — more than any other school in the state.
3. USC sponsors a variety of intercollegiate sports and competes in the National Collegiate Athletic Association as a member of the Pac-12 Conference.
4. USC has graduated more alumni who have gone on to win Academy and Emmy Awards than any other institution, largely due to the School of Cinematic Arts
5. The University of Southern California was founded following the efforts of Judge Robert Maclay Widney.
6. USC has won 107 NCAA team championships, third most behind Stanfor
7. USC students and athletes are known as Trojans, epitomized by the Trojan Shrine, nicknamed "Tommy Trojan", near the center of campus.
8. USC was named as one of many higher-education institutions under investigation by the Office of Civil Rights for potential Title IX violations by Barack Obama's White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault