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Calendar of Events – 2015

Members of the USC Associates are invited to a variety of exclusive on-campus and regional events, including campus tours, lectures, concerts, exhibits and the ever-popular Football Picnics held before all home Trojan football games.


USC Associates Member Wall Reception
Come celebrate with fellow Associates as we celebrate the biennial update of the USC Associates Member Wall.
Friday, September 4, 2015
3:45pm – 5:00pm
Associates Park, University Park Campus

Photos with Traveler / Wine and Hors D’oeuvres

Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 1, 2015  Code:  associates
Or call (213) 740-1744


VIP Reception and Tour of USC Eye Institute of Beverly Hills
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
5:00pm – Reception
6:00pm – Tours

Distinguished speaker, Rohit Varma, MD, MPH
Director, USC Eye Institute.

Space is very limited, please RSVP by Wednesday, September 2, 2015  code: Institute or call 213-740-1744
Tickets: $15.00


USC Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) Tour and Reception
Tuesday, November 11, 2015
10:30am – 12:30pm

This Veterans Day come explore ICT to learn how they bring film and game day artists together with computer and social scientists to study and develop immersive media for military training, health therapies, science education and more.  Hear from distinguished speakers and enjoy an exclusive tour of the ICT Playa Vista facility.

Reservations will open soon!


Associates Spring Musical
Enjoy an exclusive performance of USC School of Dramatic Art’s Spring Musical followed by a beautiful reception in Associates Park.

Date: TBD

Reservations will open soon.


USC Associates Chairman Dinner
Mark your calendars for the exclusive Associates Chairman Dinner with President Nikias and Chairman of the Board of Trustees, John Mork.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Reservations will open soon.



Home Games
Arkansas State
Saturday, September 5
Kick-off: 8:00pm
Picnic: 5:00pm

Saturday, September 12
Kick-off: 5:00pm
Picnic: 2:00pm

Saturday, September 19
Kick-off: 5:00pm
Picnic: 2:00pm

Thursday, October 8
Exposition Park
Kick-off: 6:00pm
Picnic: 3:00pm

Saturday, October 24
Trojan Family Weekend
Kick-off: TBD
Picnic: TBD

Saturday, November 7
Homecoming/Reunion Weekend
Kick-off: TBD
Picnic: TBD

Saturday, November 28
Kick-off: TBD
Picnic: TBD

Away Games
Notre Dame
Saturday, October 17
Joyce Center, Gym 1
Kick-off: 7:30pm (ET)
Picnic: 4:00pm (ET)

Saturday, October 31
Bancroft Hotel- Berkeley
Kick-off: TBD
Picnic: TBD

Friday, November 13
Millennium Harvest House, Boulder
Kick-off: 7:00pm (MT)
Picnic: 3:00pm (MT)


Trojans Take Back Troy Cruise & Adventure in 2016
Join the USC Associates for a 7-day Athens to Istanbul cruise aboard the beautiful Crystal Symphony followed by a magical 6-day journey from Istanbul to Troy.

Cruise Itinerary
April 24-May 1, 2016
• Athens/Piraeus
• Mykonos
• Santori/Thira
• Rhodes/Lindos
• Kusadasi, Turkey
• Cruising the Dardanelles • Istanbul

Price includes pre-paid shipboard gratuities, all-inclusive beverages, special shipboard credit for personal onboard use, and exclusive VIP cocktail parties.

Journey to Troy Itinerary
April 30-May 5, 2016
• Istanbul
• Canakkale

• Troy
• Istanbul

Price includes luxury accommodations, including four nights at the Hotel Shangri La; private tours; ground transportation; entrance fees; and gratuities.

Combined packages start at $5,635. Cruise-only and land-only packages available.

For more information, contact: 
Deborah Deming, FROSCH Classic Cruise & Travel
(800) 688-8500

View photos of past events on our Facebook page!

If you have any questions about USC Associates events, please feel free to phone (213) 740-8722 or email


We invite you to join the USC Associates!

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