New Master's On-Campus Viterbi Students


Academic Webinar

The Academic Webinars are online information sessions for 2024 Fall incoming Master's students. Advisors will introduce the department, course registration new students' next step and answer any questions you may have during the session.

Before registration, please use SSO sign-in (Zoom) or login to your own Zoom account so you can register successfully. Please note all the following hours are Pacific Time (PT).

Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

Date: 6/21 Friday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Astronautical Engineering (Recording)

Biomedical Engineering

Date: 6/25 Tuesday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Chemical Engineering and
Material Science

Date: 6/27 Thursday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Civil and Environmental Engineering

Date: 6/26 Wednesday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Computer Science (Recording)

Date: 6/13 Thursday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Electrical and Computer Engineering (Recording)

Date: 6/20 Thursday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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Industrial and Systems Engineering

Date: 6/28 Friday
Time: 8 - 9 AM

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New Student Welcome


Orientation Part I & II 

Join us for the Viterbi New Student Welcome (two-part orientation) where you'll meet your classmates, hear from faculty and advisors, and learn about resources that will make you successful at USC!

These sessions are mandatory for Master's on-campus students.

Registration details will be sent to your USC email account.

Orientation Part I 

Orientation Part I is a half-day online session curated by Viterbi departments and offices. Engage with advisors from your academic department, the VASE Office, Viterbi Career Connections, and the Viterbi Student Engagement team as you delve into the world of Viterbi resources. International students will also get familiar with international student status policies and updates. Prepare for an unforgettable experience that will equip you with the knowledge and support necessary to thrive in your academic pursuits at Viterbi.

Save the Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2024 (online, half day)

Orientation Part II

All new master's students will gather together at Orientation Part II for a day of learning and network opportunities with faculty, staff, and students. Get ready for the exceptional opportunity to connect, learn, and discover the boundless potential that awaits you at Viterbi.

This will be an all-day event, please do not schedule any other USC event on this day, such as ISV, ISE exam, or department advisement.

Save the Date:

  • Computer Science & Data Science: Thursday, August 15, 2024 (On-campus, All-day)
  • All Engineering Majors except CS/DS: Friday, August 16, 2024 (On-campus, All-day)

Frequently Asked Questions


International Students 

Published on March 11th, 2021

Last updated on July 8th, 2024