USC “Move-In Day” is Wednesday, Aug. 20

August 19, 2014

Contact: USC Media Relations at (213) 740-2215 or

WHAT: On USC’s annual “Move-In Day,” the university will welcome 3,000 new undergraduates moving into campus residence halls – with the help of family and friends toting computers, toiletries and extra-long sheets.

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 20 starting at 8 a.m.

WHERE: The move-in activity will center at the cluster of residence halls on the campus’ east side – including New, North and Birnkrant residential colleges, Pardee Tower and Marks Tower. (See campus map at

On-campus parking for broadcast vehicles is on West 34th Street (enter at Entrance 4 on Jefferson Blvd. at Royal St.).

Parking will be available for print reporters at USC entrances. (Entrance 3 on Figueroa St. at McCarthy Way is closest to the cluster of residential colleges). Show media credential for access.

MORE: Move-in Day kicks off Welcome Week, Aug 20 to 27, when new students take campus tours, participate in community service activities and attend micro-seminars on dozens of topics. For more details about Welcome Week events, contact USC Media Relations at (213) 740-2215 or