About USC Gould
USC Gould is a top-ranked law school with a 115-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 rigorous and interdisciplinary curriculum, our invaluable experiential learning opportunities, and the breadth and depth of our specialized areas of concentration and certificate offerings.
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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.
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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Alumni and Giving
The global Trojan network of more than 10,000 law alumni and donors include recognized leaders in numerous fields who are deeply committed to supporting student and law school success.
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June 18, 2018
June 14, 2018
Move comes after ABA began looking at access to legal education
June 11, 2018
Court sides with baker who refused to make wedding cake for same-sex couple
June 4, 2018
The new certificate is available in the fall to both non-lawyers and lawyers
May 2, 2018
Ambassador Lamia Mekhemar, Consul General of Egypt, To Deliver G&IP Address
March 26, 2018
Doris Bry Trust recognizes the significant achievements of Saks Institute
February 28, 2018
Iino will assume the position July 1
February 26, 2018
February 22, 2018
January 9, 2018
December 29, 2017
Generous $500,000 gift honors Phillip R. Nicholson (JD 1961)
November 10, 2017
October 23, 2017
October 16, 2017
Will build on successful two-decade program
October 12, 2017
September 19, 2017
Free Citizenship Clinics hosted by the USC Gould School of Law begin today
USC Law Launches Online Human Resources Certificate
June 7, 2018
New online certificate will help professionals advance in the field.
Washington Post Publisher Challenges and Inspires
May 17, 2018
Gould alum Fred Ryan urges new lawyers to keep pace with “disruptive change”
Standout Ceremony for LLM Commencement
May 17, 2018
Representing 46 countries, Class of 2018 is Gould's most diverse ever