Campus access and safety


Emergency information

Employee emergency information

USC emergency information page

See also USC’s Cardinal Folder – handy information on emergency response and reporting


University Park Campus (UPC) map

Health Sciences Campus (HSC) map

Accessibility maps, construction maps (provided by Facilities Management Services)


Entrance hours for UPC and HSC

Campus after-hours access
From 9pm to 6am, the number of entrances to campus is limited; security personnel are stationed at each entrance, and anyone coming to campus is required to show identification. USC students, faculty and staff must register any guests arriving after 9pm. Register guests on the USC Invited Guest Registration site.


USC safety
Comprehensive safety and security information

Sign up for your USC TrojansAlert account to receive alerts and emergency notifications

Trojan Mobile Safety App
Powered by LiveSafe, a free mobile app that quickly connects users to emergency responders around UPC and HSC and offers location services to notify contacts of your route through campus

Annual Security Report (per the Clery Act)

Information Security

Environmental Health and Safety (EHS)
Chemical and biological safety, hazardous waste management, occupational safety and more – see their Safety Connection page for helpful safety-related materials.

Fire Safety and Emergency Planning

Department of Public Safety (DPS)
Ever wonder what a day in the life is like for DPS? Wonder no more: