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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If you are interested in experiencing USC Gould School of Law, we highly encourage you to sit in on a class. Class visits are available from Monday, January 14, 2019 through Thursday, April 18, 2019. Reservations for class visits must be submitted 2 days before your anticipated class visit. Please complete the reservation form.
First Year Courses:
Constitutional Law Professor Sam Erman
Criminal Law Professor Emily Ryo
Legal Profession Professor Gregory Keating
Property Professor Edward McCaffery
Ethical Issues for Public Professor Clare Pastore
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After submitting your request, you will receive an email confirmation with details for your visit. We ask that you please arrive 15 minutes before your scheduled class. At the request of our faculty and to help minimize disruption to the class, late arrivals will not to be permitted to enter class.
If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Office at (213) 740-2523 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USC Gould School of Law welcomes the participation of individuals with disabilities at law school events. If you require special accommodations or have any questions, please contact the USC Gould Admissions Office at (213) 740-2523 or email@example.com.
Making Human Connections
February 19, 2019
USC Gould's Student Support office leads a conversation on diversity and wellness
Meet the Lawyer-Turned-Professor Behind Gould’s Small Business Clinic
February 14, 2019
Prof. Chasalow and the SBC have helped nearly 3,000 clients
Providing Powerful Insight and Perspective
January 24, 2019
IHRC students toured and reported on violations at Southern California detention centers