USC’s Culture Survey was open until Feb. 16

This story was updated on Feb. 29, 2024 to reflect the fact that the survey closed on Feb. 16, 2024.

USC’s Culture Survey launched on Jan. 22 with an email from Ethics & Compliance Initiative (, containing a link to take the 10-minute online survey.

You are encouraged to answer questions about USC’s culture and the extent to which our Unifying Values are being lived out. The confidential survey is open until Feb 16.

If you have already completed the survey, thank you for making your voice heard! Take a look below to see if your school or unit is in the top three response rates.

You are also invited to visit one of the Survey Events to pick up a USC Culture Survey sticker to show that you completed your survey and that will remind others to complete theirs too. As a special bonus, bring a screenshot of your survey completion confirmation to one of these events to enjoy a complimentary thank you lunch or snack.

For more information on the USC Culture Survey, refer to the President’s message and visit the FAQ.


Faculty response rates – top three schools

  1. Roski School of Art and Design
  2. School of Social Work
  3. School of Gerontology

Staff response rate – top three schools / administrative units

  1. Human Resources, Equity, and Compliance
  2. Office of the General Counsel
  3. University Communications