About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 120-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 interdisciplinary curriculum, experiential learning opportunities and specialized areas.
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USC Gould helps prepare you for a stellar legal career. You can pursue a JD degree, one of our numerous graduate and international offerings, or an online degree or certificate.
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.
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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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Annual Awards Ceremony
Apr 4, 2023 from 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
All Gould students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the 2023 Annual Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, April 4 at 12pm in Crocker Plaza. This is an opportunity to recognize our Gould students who have added to our community, either by service to the school or by demonstrating their overall commitment to social justice.
Elyn Saks honored for efforts to lessen stigma of mental illness
March 20, 2023
Prof. Saks earns 2023 President’s Award from Schizophrenia International Research Society
Mentorship, overcoming obstacles among inspiring lessons shared at 2023 Ruth Lavine Women in Law Symposium
March 14, 2023
The event was hosted by the Women’s Law Association
Research by Dorothy Lund instrumental in influential corporate sexual harassment court decision
March 8, 2023
Delaware Chancery Court cites paper in ruling that shareholders can sue fiduciaries in McDonald’s case