How to Apply

  • Admission Requirements

  • 1. Major/minor: The program is open to all students, regardless of major/minor.
    2. Minimum of 3.0 GPA
    3. Equivalent proficiency of the prerequisite courses for those taking EALC 104, 106, 204, 206, or 304.
    4. An application form (download)
    5. Two Letters of Recommendation (download)
         A. The letters cannot be from parents or peers.
         B. One of the recommendations must be from a Chinese
    6. $500.00 non-refundable deposit. USC student needs to submit “Authorization Statement” (download). 

    For non-USC student, please make $500 check payable to USC; include your name & SSN on top of the check, and put "2014 Beijing Summer Program deposit" in the memo line.

  • Required Materials Address and Deadline

  • Mail or bring all materials to the following address:

    USC Beijing Program
    3501 Trousdale Pkwy, THH 356
    Los Angeles, CA 90089-0357


    Deadline: February 28, 2014
  • Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway, Taper Hall 356
  • Los Angeles, California 90089-0357

  • All photos taken by Elissa L., Yulee Kim and Ka Wong