Impact of Support

USC Dornsife is on a journey to change the world for the better, and support from our community is paving the way. Every contribution to USC Dornsife amplifies our ability to train the next generation of leaders and champion creative freedom through innovative scholarship, groundbreaking research and expert faculty recruitment. The commitment from our community is part of this legacy.

I am able to work toward a cleaner and healthier world. The generosity of donors serves as a springboard to tackle newly emerging challenges to health and the environment right here at USC Dornsife.

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Support Our Priorities

    Annual Fund

    Learn how your unrestricted gift provides crucial support to address USC Dornsife’s greatest needs.

    Center for the Political Future

    The USC Dornsife Center for the Political Future aims to reduce political polarization through thoughtful discourse with leaders on the left and the right, the application of research-based solutions and the education of tomorrow’s leaders.

    Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    The USC Dornsife community is committed to creating an environment that fosters diversity, equity and inclusion in all that we do. Whether it’s recruitment and retention, university climate, community engagement, research or student support, we are working together to address universal issues and make a positive impact for the greater good.

    Human Health

    At USC Dornsife, researchers aim to stop the progression of debilitating conditions, send them into remission, and prevent them from happening to begin with. We do this not just to create a world free of disease and infirmity but to unlock the entirety of human potential. Our undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to take part in this work.

    Public Exchange

    As a first-of-its-kind program based at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Public Exchange connects partners with the right team of USC researchers, defines a scope and timeline, and provides project management from start to finish. Our model provides Public Exchange partners with the data, analysis and evidence-based recommendations they need to solve big challenges.


    With the support of our community, USC Dornsife is able to offer an array of scholarships and fellowships for undergraduate and graduate students, making it possible for students from all backgrounds to receive a USC Dornsife education and while recognizing their achievements.

    Student Experiences

    See how USC Dornsife creates exceptional student experiences by combining a liberal arts education with world-class research, community engagement, global opportunities and innovative learning.


    USC Dornsife is carving out a distinctive leadership role that emphasizes our collective responsibility and limitless opportunities to safeguard our planet for future generations.

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    Make Your Gift

    Your gift attracts the top students, funds the next big breakthrough and supports a community of scholars committed to tackling the most pressing issues we face as a society.

    Connect With Us

    USC Dornsife Office of Advancement

    1150 South Olive Street, Suite 2400
    Los Angeles, CA 90015

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    USC Advancement Gift Services
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    Los Angeles, California 90015

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