Resources for Jewish Studies

Students taking Jewish Studies classes have access to two world-class library systems:
USC Libraries
HUC Libraries

Academic Conduct

Plagiarism — presenting someone else’s ideas as your own, either verbatim or recast in your own words—is a serious academic offense with serious consequences. Please familiarize yourself with the discussion of plagiarism in SCampus in Part B, Section 11, “Behavior Violating University Standards” Other forms of academic dishonesty are equally unacceptable. See additional information in SCampus and university policies on scientific misconduct,


Student Counseling Services (SCS)
(213) 740-7711 – 24/7 on call
Free and confidential mental health treatment for students, including short-term psychotherapy, group counseling, stress fitness workshops, and crisis intervention.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention Services (RSVP)
(213) 740-4900 – 24/7 on call
Free and confidential therapy services, workshops, and training for situations related to gender-based harm.

Sexual Assault Resource Center
Visit the website for more information about how to get help or help a survivor, rights, reporting options, and additional resources.

Office of Equity and Diversity (OED)/Title IX compliance
(213) 740-5086
Works with faculty, staff, visitors, applicants, and students around issues of protected class.

Bias Assessment Response and Support
Incidents of bias, hate crimes and microaggressions need to be reported allowing for appropriate investigation and response.

Student Support & Advocacy
(213) 821-4710
Assists students and families in resolving complex issues adversely affecting their success as a student EX: personal, financial, and academic.

Kortschak Center for Learning and Diversity
(213) 740-7884
Serves individuals diverse learning needs and empowers student to reach their full academic and creative potential.

Diversity at USC
Fostering a community of diverse viewpoints in order to build a generation of innovators, leaders, visionaires and creators.