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.
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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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Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Pauline Aranas was recognized for her outstanding achievements
Pauline Aranas, John Stauffer Charitable Trust Chief Information Officer, Emeritus and Law Librarian Emerita, was honored in January with the Association of American Law Schools 2021 Section on Law Libraries and Legal Information Award. The awards are designated by several of AALS’ 103 sections to recognize outstanding achievement. The awards reflected efforts by those honored to promote excellence in mentorship, scholarship and education.
Her dream job
July 25, 2021
Background as prosecutor informs Prof. Marcela Prieto’s scholarship and teaching
Service is in her DNA
July 25, 2021
Aulana Peters (JD 1973) continues to open the way for the next generation
USC Gould to offer two new minors this fall
July 8, 2021
Law and Social Justice, Law and Migration Studies respond to student interest in current issues