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USC Gould is an elite, private institution offering an innovative curriculum focusing on the law as an expression of social values and as an instrument for implementing social goals. USC Gould is small and collegial, with an entering class of approximately 200 JD students drawn from all regions of the country and around the world. Our JD student body is richly diverse, reflecting the school's recognition of the critical importance of diversity both in the classroom and the legal community.

Instruction at USC Gould is both highly theoretical and highly practical, emphasizing in various courses both a critical understanding of how law functions in society and a practical knowledge of how lawyers function within the legal system. The school has achieved national recognition both for our innovative, interdisciplinary-oriented faculty and for our leadership in clinical education.

USC Gould graduates are highly regarded and actively sought in the legal job market. We dedicate our efforts to maintaining USC's strong ties to national legal employers as well as our historically significant role within the Los Angeles and Southern California legal communities.

Services offered to employers include:

  • On-campus recruitment events in summer, fall and spring
  • Off-campus recruitment events in New York, Washington, D.C., the San Francisco Bay area and Chicago
  • Job postings and résumé collection

Thank you for considering our students and graduates. We look forward to working with you.

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RECENT NEWS

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A Family Within a Family
December 2, 2019

The Black Law Students Association celebrates more than 50 years of building diversity and community at Gould.


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Dean Guzman Leads Latino Growth Initiative
December 2, 2019

Gould's Dean aims to enhance opportunities for the Latino community at USC.


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Author Esmé Weijun Wang shares hope at Saks Institute Distinguished Fall Lecture
November 26, 2019

10th annual event covers stigma, self-advocacy.