Admission Center Staff

Our full-time Admission Center staff and Student Ambassadors are happy to welcome and introduce you to our beautiful campus. They can also answer any questions you may have about life at USC.

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Meet our Student Ambassadors

Curious to learn more about the USC experience? Our Student Ambassadors get it—they were once where you are now. They’re happy to answer all your questions in a one-on-one format.

USC student ambassador - Alexis U.

Alexis U.


Majors: Business Administration
Minors: Cinematic Arts
Hometown: Sun Valley, California
Fun Fact: I am scared of birds.

USC student ambassador - Allison S.

Allison S.


Majors: Business Administration
Minors: Musical Theatre; Entertainment Industry
Hometown: Torrance, California
Fun Fact: I play the ukulele!

USC student ambassador - Ak-M

Akshay M.

Majors: Business Administration, Business of Cinematic Arts
Minors: Designing Multimedia Experiences, Disruptive Innovation (IYA)
Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts & New Delhi, India
Fun Fact: I hiked in the Himalayan foothills.

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Andrew S.

Major: Applied Math
Hometown: San Jose, California
Fun Fact: I once fell of a roof, a ladder, and a car all in the same day.

USC student ambassador - Angel J.

Angel J.

Major: Sociology
Minors: Dance, Marketing
Hometown: El Monte, California
Fun Fact: I had eight teeth extracted at USC’s School of Dentistry-seven of which were in one sitting!

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Anna D.


Majors: English; Creative Writing
Minors: Theatre
Hometown: Costa Mesa, California
Fun Fact: I can do an amazing Donald Duck impression.

USC student ambassador - Antoine L.

Antoine L.


Majors: Philosophy, Politics & Law (but I am trying to change to business)
Minors: Artificial Intelligence Applications
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Paris, France
Fun Fact: When I was young, I would win every painting competition around Paris.

USC student ambassador - Ashley K.

Ashley K.


Major: Chemistry (Research emphasis)
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Grad
Hometown: Simi Valley, California
Fun Fact: I’m addicted to watching rom-coms.

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Ashley S.


Major: Chemistry
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Fun Fact: I slept through a fire alarm once!

USC Student Ambassador, Avery F.

Avery F.


Major: Environmental Studies
Minor: Economics
Hometown: Fair Haven, NJ
Fun Fact: I’ve never been on a college tour.

USC Student Ambassador, Bailey.

Bailey R.


Major: Economics
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Fun Fact: I share a birthday with my dad!

USC student ambassador - Bella H.

Bella H.


Majors: Communication
Hometown: Six Nations of the Grand River Reserve, Ontario, Canada
Fun Fact: I was on my high school’s golf team! Watch out, Tiger Woods!

USC student ambassador - Bryan L.

Bryan L.


Majors: Legal Studies
Minors: Biopharmaceutical Business
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Simi Valley, California
Fun Fact: I once shopped for eight hours straight at a mall in Taiwan!

USC student ambassador - Bryn T.

Bryn T.


Major: Design
Minor: Web Development
Hometown: Morgantown, West Virginia
Fun Fact: I can read and write Morse code!

USC Student Ambassador, Cameron.

Cameron B.


Majors: History; Political Science
Minor: Italian
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Fun Fact: I am passionate about recruiting more students to become tour guides!

USC student ambassador - Carter K.

Carter K.


Major: Computational Linguistics
Minor: Business, Designing for Digital Experiences
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, California
Fun Fact: I’m planning to go into design but am colorblind.

USC student ambassador - Cevina M.

Cevina M.


Majors: Mechanical Engineering
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, California
Fun Fact: I am the eldest of five!

USC student ambassador - Chris C.

Chris C.


Majors: Public Policy
Minors: Italian
Hometown: Santa Monica, California
Fun Fact: I lived in Rome for five months and am fluent in Italian.

USC student ambassador - Colin S.

Colin S.


Majors: Economics, Environmental Studies
Hometown: Sunnyvale, California
Fun Fact: I have over 30 stuffed-animal pigs!

USC student ambassador - Dana H.

Dana H.


Major: Journalism
Minor: Sports Media Studies
Hometown: Half Moon Bay, California
Fun Fact: I lived in Rome, Italy, for four months and ate pasta every single day!

USC student ambassador - Danny C

Danny C.


Majors: Political Science, Art History
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Haddonfield, New Jersey
Fun Fact: I’m a coffee connoisseur. Trying new coffee shops is one of my favorite things to do!

USC student ambassador - Delphine B.

Delphine B.


Majors: Global Health
Minors: Natural Science; Cinematic Arts
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Irvine, California
Fun Fact: I won free tickets to see Harry Styles perform during my freshman year!

USC student ambassador - Devansh B.

Devansh B.


Major: Computational Neuroscience
Hometown: San Jose, California
Fun Fact: I can name every Taylor Swift song.

USC student ambassador - Edan S.

Edan S.


Majors: Biological Sciences
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Fun Fact: I am a big hockey fan.

USC student ambassador - Edie C.

Edie C.


Majors: International Relations and the Global Economy; Public Policy
Minors: Education Policy
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Highlands Ranch, Colorado
Fun Fact: I have signed the performer wall within the Hidden Tunnel at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Colorado.

USC Student Ambassador, Eli.

Eli G.


Majors: NGOs and Social Change; Economics
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Fun Fact: I was the mascot and star goalie for my first grade soccer team. We were called the Orange Heads.

USC student ambassador - Elisa S.

Elisa S.


Majors: Political Science
Minors: Cinematic Arts
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Redondo Beach, California
Fun Fact: One time I modeled in a fashion show!

USC student ambassador - Emma May G.

Emma May G.


Majors: Psychology
Hometown: Sacramento, California
Fun Fact: I went to the high school Ladybird was based on!

USC student ambassador - Emmie V.

Emmie V.


Majors: Non-Governmental Organizations and Social Change
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Arlington, Virginia
Fun Fact: I have lived all over the world!

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Fay L.


Majors: Physics/Computer Science
Hometown: Palo Alto, California
Fun Fact: I’ve been to two psychics!

USC student ambassador - Feliz G-M.

Feliz G-M.


Majors: Linguistics; Cognitive Science
Minors: Spanish
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Graduate School
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Fun Fact: I sailed and figure-skated competitively in high school.

USC student ambassador - Frankie A.

Frankie A.


Majors: Theatre
Minors: Screenwriting; Public Relations
Hometown: Jacksonville, Florida
Fun Fact: My real name is Francisco and there are 11 of us total. (I’m number 10.)

USC student ambassador - Gillian R.

Gillian R.


Majors: Communication, East Asian Studies
Hometown: Shanghai, China
Fun Fact: I have acted in a movie.

USC student ambassador - Grace B.

Grace B.


Major: Business Administration
Hometown: Weston, Florida
Fun Fact: I’ve never watched a Harry Potter movie.

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Haley K.


Majors: International Relations; Public Relations and Advertising
Hometown: Sterling, Virginia
Fun Fact: I can run in 6-inch heels, but I will trip and fall in tennis shoes.

USC student ambassador - Hannah C.

Hannah C.


Major: International Relations (Global Business)
Minor: Data Science
Hometown: San Jose, California
Fun Fact: Before this year, I did not eat peanut butter for seven years.

USC student ambassador - Ilona M.

Ilona M.


Major: Business Administration
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Fun Fact: I have a horrible fear of frogs.

USC Student Ambassador, Iliyan.

Iliyan H.


Major: Biological Sciences
Minor: Marine Biology
Hometown: Pune, India
Fun Fact: I became best friends with two brothers my freshman year. Seven months later, I learned they are related to me.

USC student ambassador - India Y.

India Y.


Major: Music Industry
Hometown: New York City, New York
Fun Fact: I’m an Australian citizen!

USC student ambassador - Indira E.

Indira E.


Major: Communication
Minors: Media and Social Change, Documentary
Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana
Fun Fact: I was recruited twice by the CIA but declined the position.

USC student ambassador - Isabel C.

Isabel C.


Majors: History
Minors: Political Science
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Long Beach, California
Fun Fact: I met Mark Hamill at a USC event and cried out of joy afterwards.

USC student ambassador - Jack M.

Jack M.


Majors: Themed Entertainment (Probably! Haven’t officially gotten in yet, but unofficially likely have!)
Minors: Construction Planning and Management (same situation as major); Artificial Intelligence Applications
Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina
Fun Fact: I’m a well of theme-park trivia!

USC student ambassador - Jack W.

Jack W.

Major: Journalism
Minor: French
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Fun Fact: I can solve a Rubik’s Cube in under 10 seconds!

USC student ambassador - Jacob R.

Jacob R.


Major: Urban Studies and Planning
Minor: Real Estate Development
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Fun Fact: I’ve been growing my hair out for more than four years!

USC Student Ambassador, Jami.

Jami H.


Major: Applied Mathematics
Minor: ITP Data Analytics
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Education
Hometown: South Pasadena, CA
Fun Fact: I stream on Twitch playing games and enjoy building computers.

USC student ambassador - Jay C.

Jay C.


Majors: Global Geodesign
Hometown: Austin, Texas
Fun Fact: I’ve been to every continent except Antarctica!

USC student ambassador - Jazmyne A.

Jazmyne A.


Majors: Public Relations, Theatre
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Fun Fact: I climbed Mt. Fuji!

USC student ambassador - Jenna S.

Jenna S.


Majors: Public Relations and Advertising
Minors: Music Industry
Hometown: Yorba Linda, California
Fun Fact: I’m an ordained minister, so if you need to get married, I got you!

USC student ambassador - Josh CV

Joshua C.

Major: Business Administration
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Fun Fact: I have dressed up for Halloween only once, during preschool.

USC student ambassador - Josh N.

Josh N.


Majors: Neuroscience
Minors: Health Innovation
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Hacienda Heights, California
Fun Fact: I have watched the TV show Friends 14 times over.

USC student ambassador - Juan C.

Juan C.


Major: American Studies and Ethnicity, Public Relations
Minors: Law and Migration Studies
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Corona, California
Fun Fact: I do not know how to swim and probably never will!

USC student ambassador - Julia T.

Julia T.


Majors: Human Biology
Minors: Occupational Science
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Occupational Therapy
Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Fun Fact: When I was a kid, I learned how to ride a bike (without training wheels!) in Archimedes Plaza. 🙂

USC student ambassador - Julia W.

Julia W.


Major: Philosophy, Politics and Law (B.A.)
Minors: Business
Pre-Professional Emphasis:Pre-Law
Hometown: Newtown, Pennsylvania
Fun Fact: I love playing volleyball!

USC student ambassador - Juliana P.

Juliana P.


Majors: Law, History and Culture
Minors: Psychology
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Fillmore, California
Fun Fact: I have a cat named Kitty Perry!

USC student ambassador - Katie K.

Katie K.


Majors: Theatre, acting emphasis
Minors: Entertainment Industry; Musical Theatre
Hometown: Winnetka, Illinois
Fun Fact: I was ambidextrous as a kid!

USC student ambassador - Kevin L.

Kevin L.


Majors: Human Biology
Minors: East Asian Languages and Cultures
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: San Lorenzo, California
Fun Fact: I don’t know how to crack eggs with two hands.

USC student ambassador - Khushi P.

Khushi P.

Major: Aerospace Engineering
Minor: Technology Commercialization
Hometown: Cerritos, California
Fun Fact: I wanted to be a train conductor as a kid so I could pull the chain!

USC student ambassador - Kiley G

Kiley G.


Major: Theatre (Acting emphasis)
Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
Fun Fact: My friends and I were published on the front page of The Wall Street Journal for an April Fool’s prank we did!

USC Student Ambassador, Kim.

Kim V.


Major: Communication
Minor: Entrepreneurship
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Stamford, CT
Fun Fact: I did acting and modeling when I was younger!

USC Student Ambassador, Kristen.

Kristen A.


Major: Business of Cinematic Arts
Minor: Screenwriting
Hometown: Fanwood, NJ
Fun Fact: I once slept on a sidewalk for a Harry Styles concert.

USC student ambassador - Laila G.

Laila G.


Majors: Communication
Hometown: Newton, Texas
Fun Fact: I meet Ted Lasso at a USC basketball game.

USC student ambassador - Lara O.

Lara O.


Majors: Biological Sciences
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Visalia, California
Fun Fact: I hate snails!

USC student ambassador - Laura S.

Laura S.


Majors: Psychology
Minors: Songwriting
Hometown: São Paulo, Brazil
Fun Fact: I have the entire periodic table memorized.

USC student ambassador - Lauren K.

Lauren K.


Major: Cinema and Media Studies
Minor: Screenwriting
Hometown: Princeton Junction, New Jersey
Fun Fact: I sat two rows away from Michelle Yeoh at a movie premiere once!

USC student ambassador - Leilani T.

Leilani T.


Majors: Cinema and Media Studies
Minors: Fashion
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Fun Fact: I can put my thumb under my knuckles.

USC student ambassador - Lexie H.

Lexie H.


Major: Theatre BA (Acting Emphasis)
Minor: Entertainment Industry
Hometown: San Diego, California
Fun Fact: I know basically all of Taylor Swift’s discography.

USC student ambassador - Lindsay A.

Lindsay A.


Majors: Journalism; Political Science
Hometown: Belmont, California
Fun Fact: I met and got a picture with Caleb Williams!

USC student ambassador - Makenna H-D.

Makenna H-D.


Majors: Music Composition
Minors: (Soon to be music production)
Hometown: Sacramento, California
Fun Fact: I play on USC’s Ultimate Frisbee team!

USC student ambassador - Matheus M-B.

Matheus M-B.


Majors: Economics
Hometown: Uberaba, Brazil now living in Simi Valley, California
Fun Fact: My comfort movie is Twilight!

USC student ambassador - Mayra B.

Mayra B.


Majors: Philosophy, Politics & Law
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Evanston, Illinois
Fun Fact: I have been parasailing!

USC student ambassador - Maren A.

Maren A.


Major: Popular Music Performance
Minor: Music Industry
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Fun Fact: My voice is in a Samsung commercial!

USC student ambassador - Maya R.

Maya R.


Major: Theatre BA (Acting Emphasis)
Minors: Musical Theatre, Dance
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Fun Fact: I LOVE fantasy novels!

USC student ambassador - Melissa M.

Melissa M.


Majors: Health and Human Sciences
Minors: Occupational Science
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Pharmacy
Hometown: Rialto, California
Fun Fact: My favorite dish to make is Chicken Alfredo.

USC student ambassador, Michel P.

Michael P.

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Major: Journalism
Minor: Cinematic Arts
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL
Fun Fact: I was interviewed for a Nickelodeon project that never happened in their New York City headquarters! My life could have been so cool.

USC student ambassador - Miki J.

Miki J.


Majors: Legal Studies
Minors: Hip-Hop, Street and Social Dance Forms
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Walla Walla, Washington
Fun Fact: I used to have a YouTube channel.

USC student ambassador - Naaji J.

Naaji J.


Majors: Political Science; Journalism
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Graduate School
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Fun Fact: I’ve lived in six states!

USC student ambassador - Namratha K.

Namratha K.


Majors: Music Composition, Economics
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Lafayette, California
Fun Fact: I have a motorcycle license!

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Nana Afia B-A.


Majors: Film and Television Production
Hometown: Boston, Massachusettes
Fun Fact: Mangoes are my all-time favorite fruit!

USC student ambassador - Natalie B.

Natalie B.


Majors: Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies
Minors: Natural Science
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Visalia, California
Fun Fact: I broke my nose playing basketball!

USC student ambassador - Owen F.

Owen F.


Majors: Communication
Minors: Visual Narrative Art
Hometown: Palo Alto, California
Fun Fact: I learned to sneeze properly at age 19!

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Owen S.


Majors: Exploratory
Hometown: Lafayette, California
Fun Fact: I am a dual citizen!

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Payton M.

Major: Journalism
Minor: Social Entrepreneurship
Hometown: Seattle, Washington
Fun Fact: I used to compete in pageants! And no, it’s not like Toddlers and Tiaras.

USC student ambassador - Pragya B.

Pragya B.


Majors: Theatre (Musical Theatre); Communication
Hometown: Bangalore, India
Fun Fact: I do a great Mickey Mouse impression.

USC student ambassador - Roy G

Roy G.


Major: Public Relations
Minors: Theatre, Songwriting
Hometown: Skokie, Illinois
Fun Fact: Taylor Swift liked my TikTok of me freaking out at the Eras Tour in Las Vegas.

USC Student Ambassador, Santiago.

Santi B.


Majors: Business Administration; Accounting
Minor: Environmental Studies
Hometown: Ridgefield, CT
Fun Fact: I’ve been playing guitar for 10 years but can’t read sheet music.

USC student ambassador - Sammy M.

Sammy M.


Majors: International Relations (Global Business)
Minors: Consumer Behavior
Hometown: South Pasadena, California
Fun Fact: I have a desert tortoise that will live past 100 named Bagel!

USC student ambassador - Seth T.

Seth T.


Majors: Industrial & Systems Engineering
Hometown: Seattle, Washington
Fun Fact: I once rode to the top of Mt. Wilson before a tour.

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Sherissa W.


Major: Political Science
Minors: Psychology and Law
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Shanghai, China
Fun Fact: I have read the Harry Potter series 23 times.

USC Student Ambassador, Sky.

Sky B.

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Major: Neuroscience
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Health
Hometown: Mount Vernon, NY
Fun Fact: I am pretty good at riding a RipStik.

USC student ambassador - Sofia S.

Sofia S.


Majors: Music Industry
Minors: Choreography for Stage and Screen
Hometown: Whittier, California
Fun Fact: I have attended 32 concerts (as of March 2024)!

USC student ambassador - Sofia Heejae C.

Sofia-Heejae C.


Majors: Theatre
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Law
Hometown: Cerritos, California
Fun Fact: I grew up in five different countries!

USC student ambassador - Sreenidhi B.

Sreenidhi B.

Major: Journalism
Minor: Screenwriting
Hometown: Bangalore, India
Fun Fact: Before becoming a campus tour guide here at USC, I was a museum tour guide in high school!

USC student ambassador - Sydney W.

Sydney W.


Major: Cognitive Science
Hometown: Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
Fun Fact: Peanut butter is my favorite food… I’ve decided that having a peanut allergy is a mindset.

USC student ambassador - Thalia P.

Thalia P.


Majors: Pharmacology & Drug Development
Minors: Health Care Studies; Mind Body Studies
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-Pharmacy Emphasis
Hometown: Pearl City, Hawaii
Fun Fact: My favourite flavour of ice cream is salted caramel!

USC student ambassador - Tucker E.

Tucker E.


Major: Chemical Engineering
Hometown: Montgomery, New Jersey
Fun Fact: I met Snooki at a boardwalk in New Jersey!

USC student ambassador - Tyler L.

Tyler L.


Major: Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation
Minor: Cinematic Arts
Hometown: Santa Clara, California
Fun Fact: I can do a thumbs-up with my left foot but not my right.

USC student ambassador - Vanessa A.

Vanessa A.


Major: Global Health
Minor: Theatre
Hometown: Culver City, California
Fun Fact: I can do The Worm.

USC student ambassador - Will B.

Will B.


Majors: Public Relations and Advertising
Minors: Entertainment Industry
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Fun Fact: I’ve seen over 30 celebrities around Los Angeles since coming to USC!

USC student ambassador - Xavier R.

Xavier R.


Majors: Urban Studies and Planning
Hometown: Ventura, California
Fun Fact: I once had breakfast with Allyson Felix.

USC student ambassador - Yohanna B.

Yohanna B.


Major: Communication
Minor: Entertainment Industry
Pre-Professional Emphasis: Pre-med
Hometown: Pemberton, New Jersey
Fun Fact: I can do a really good Jennifer Coolidge impression.

USC student ambassador - Zoe W.

Zoe W.


Majors: Chemical Engineering
Hometown: Seattle, Washington
Fun Fact: On move-in day, my roommate and I found out that both of our grandparents came from the same, very small hometown of Hikone, Japan.