Graduate Academic Calendar

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Graduate Student Advising Request

If you would like to meet with a VASE advisor virtually, click on the link below during Drop-In advising hours:

Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm; 6:00 - 8:00 pm (PST)

Master's Virtual Drop-in Advising

Monday - Friday: 6:00 - 8:00 am; 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (PST)

PhD Virtual Drop-in Advising

If you would like to schedule a meeting with an advisor outside of walk-in hours. Submit a request below.

MS and PhD Appointment Request

Please click below to see all Viterbi undergraduate, graduate and department advising resources:

Student Advising Resources
Academic Services
  • Academic Advisement
  • Academic Policies
  • New Student Information
  • DEN@Viterbi Student Services
  • International Student Services
  • Course Registration and Access
  • Forms
  • Degree Requirements
  • Commencement Information
Career Development
  • Career Development Events
  • Internship Opportunities and Resources
  • Viterbi Career Connections office and services
News and Events
  • VASE Blog
  • Signature Events including Orientation, Graduate Awards, and Commencement
  • VGSA and Student Group Events
  • Mentorship Program and Events
Student Life
  • Student Organizations
  • Safety and Wellness
  • Graduate Housing
  • Transportation
Tuition, Fees, and Funding Opportunities
  • Tuition and Fees
  • Master's Student Funding Opportunities
  • Doctoral Student Funding Opportunities
  • Employer Supported

Incoming Graduate Student Information

Information for all incoming graduate students: Master's (On Campus and Online via DEN@Viterbi) and Doctoral students.

New Student Information Page

Information for all incoming graduate students: Master's (On Campus and Online via DEN@Viterbi) and Doctoral students.
New Student Information

Upcoming Events


Viterbi Hip Hop Dance Social

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Let's start 2021 and the first day of classes on the right sneaker at the Viterbi hip hop dance social. Be prepared to bust a move and work up a good sweat. After this, consider your diem carpe'd!


Viterbi DPS Info Session

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR NEW VITERBI GRADUATE STUDENTS. The USC Department of Public Safety (DPS) is one of the largest campus public safety departments in the United States employing 306 full-time personnel and 30 part-time student workers.


Viterbi Match Game

Tue, Jan 19, 2021
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
THIS EVENT IS FOR NEW VITERBI GRADUATE STUDENTS. Meet your fellow classmates and watch them compete to match silly answers with VGSA Department Senators. Join for the laughs, but stay for the informal community building discussions at...

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Student Forms

The most commonly used forms for all graduate students including Leave of Absence, Petitions, CPT, File to Graduate and more.

International Students

Specific services and policies for International Students.

DEN@Viterbi Students

Information for our DEN@Viterbi (off campus) students including admitted, limited status, and audit.