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Directions to the USC Admission Center

From the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway (eastbound):

  1. Exit the freeway at Hoover Street
  2. At the bottom of the off-ramp, turn right on Hoover Street
  3. Continue on Hoover to the intersection at Jefferson Boulevard
  4. Turn left onto Jefferson and follow it to Figueroa Street
  5. Turn right onto Figueroa
  6. Turn right into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway (westbound):

  1. Exit the freeway at Hoover Street
  2. At the bottom of the off-ramp, turn right at the signal and proceed to Hoover Street
  3. Turn right onto Hoover
  4. Continue on Hoover to the intersection at Jefferson Boulevard
  5. Turn left onto Jefferson and follow it to Figueroa Street
  6. Turn right onto Figueroa
  7. Turn right into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From the 110 (Harbor) Freeway (northbound):

  1. Exit the freeway at Exposition Boulevard
  2. At the bottom of the off-ramp, continue straight through the signal and keep to the left
  3. Follow the road under the freeway
  4. Cross Flower Street and turn right onto Figueroa Street
  5. Turn left into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entranced #3)

From the 110 (Harbor) Freeway (southbound):

  1. Exit the freeway at Exposition Boulevard
  2. At the bottom of the off-ramp, cross Flower Street and turn right onto Figueroa Street
  3. Turn left into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From Los Angeles International Airport/LAX (13 miles):

  1. Exit the airport going south on Sepulveda Boulevard
  2. Merge onto the 105 (Century) Freeway east
  3. Follow the 105 to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway north
  4. Exit the 110 at Exposition Boulevard
  5. At the bottom of the off-ramp, continue straight through the signal and keep to the left
  6. Follow the road under the freeway
  7. Cross Flower Street and turn right onto Figueroa Street
  8. Turn left into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From the 405 (San Diego) Freeway (north- or southbound):

  1. Transition to the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway east, heading toward Los Angeles
  2. Take the Hoover Street exit and turn right at the light
  3. Continue on Hoover Street to the intersection at Jefferson Boulevard
  4. Turn left onto Jefferson
  5. Turn right onto Figueroa Street
  6. Turn right into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From the 101 (Hollywood/Ventura) Freeway (north- or southbound):

  1. Transition to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway south
  2. Exit the freeway at Exposition Boulevard
  3. At the bottom of the off-ramp, cross Flower Street and turn right onto Figueroa Street
  4. Turn left into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

From the I-5 (Golden State/Santa Ana) Freeway (north- or southbound):

  1. Transition to the I-10 (Santa Monica) Freeway west, then to the 110 (Harbor) Freeway south
    Alternate route for those north of Downtown, traveling south on I-5: Exit directly to the 110 south and follow it just past Downtown to Exposition Boulevard
  2. Exit the freeway at Exposition Boulevard
  3. At the bottom of the off-ramp, cross Flower Street and turn right onto Figueroa Street
  4. Turn left into campus at USC McCarthy Way (USC Entrance #3)

Once you arrive at the USC campus:

Tell the attendant at Entrance #3 that you are here for a campus visit and would like an all-day parking pass. The pass costs $8.00 and is valid through midnight on the date of purchase. The attendant will direct you to park in Parking Structure X. Please park in an unreserved spot (generally available on levels 2 through 4).

For detailed directions to the Admission Center (located in Ronald Tutor Campus Center), please refer to your reservation confirmation page or view the campus map. If you have questions, please contact us at (213) 740-6616 or (213) 740-6606.