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We consistently place our graduates in top-tier jobs.

We provide an intimate, interdisciplinary learning environment within a dynamic campus.

Our faculty are world-renowned scholars and experts.

Our influential alumni network includes 10,000 professionals around the world.

Los Angeles is home to one of the nation's top legal markets and busiest court systems.

Our 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio fosters strong bonds with classmates and professors.

3.76

MEDIAN GPA

2016 JD Class

165

MEDIAN LSAT

2016 JD Class

88%

CA BAR PASSAGE RATE

#2 in the State

94%

EMPLOYED 10 MONTHS AFTER GRADUATION

2015 JD Class

36

COUNTRIES REPRESENTED

2015-2016 LLM Class

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They Are the Champions

April 27, 2017

Gould students impress elite panel of judges at annual Moot Court finals

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Destined for Success

April 24, 2017

The Small Business Clinic celebrates its 10-year anniversary

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In the Public Interest

April 18, 2017

At annual event, alumni and students honored for pro bono work

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A New Approach to Real Estate Development

April 12, 2017

Gould event on crowdfunding forecasts future

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Lawyers 101

March 21, 2017

This spring, two deans – one former, one current – team up to teach undergrads

Spotlight

USC Gould Professor Awarded Prestigious Carnegie Fellowship

Emily Ryo, a rising star at USC Gould School of Law in the field of immigration and criminal law, has been awarded a 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship, one of the most prestigious and generous fellowships for scholars. Recognized for her "exceptional promise, creativity and achievement," Ryo is the only faculty member at the University of Southern California, and one of just 35 in the United States, honored with a 2017 Andrew Carnegie Fellowship.

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