Here’s some numbers on USC’s admissions:
- There were 8,198 students admitted in the Class of 2026.
- The acceptance rate was 11.88 percent. It was 12.42 percent in 2021 and 15.8 percent in 2020.
- Total applicants were approximately 69,000. There was a school-record 71,000 last season.
- 38 percent of admitted students were from California.
- The average unweighted GPA was 3.91.
- The number of international students increased to 18 percent.
- One in five students are first-generation in college.