Town and Gown of the University of Southern California is a nonprofit philanthropic organization whose purpose is to support USC through scholarships for students, building and campus enhancements, and cultural programs.

Scholarships Offered in 2023-2024
Million In Fully-Endowed Scholarships
Year Founded with ALL Female Leadership
Fully-Endowed Scholarships

Impact Report 2023-2024

The Impact Report flipbook provides a comprehensive annual report of the successes and accomplishments of our 501(c)(3) organization in fiscal year 2023-2024.

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120th Birthday Video

The 120th Birthday Video provides some highlights from some of our past scholars and the impact of our  501(c)(3) organization over the last 120-years.

Your contribution has helped us meet our goal of establishing the Town and Gown of USC Technology Grant helping students who truly are in need.

Student Scholarship Information

Town and Gown of USC is proud to offer approximately 195 merit-based scholarships totaling $2,300,000 to deserving current undergraduate and graduate students in 2024-2025.

Scholarships of $10,000 for undergraduates and $15,000 for graduate students are awarded annually for tuition only.

Membership Information

Organized in 1904 as the Women’s Club of the University of Southern California, Town and Gown of USC was given its present title in 1922.

Town and Gown of USC is the oldest women’s philanthropic organization supported by friends of the university, for the benefit of student scholarships and the improvement of the Town and Gown facility and grounds.

Monthly Luncheon Calendar & Speaker Series

Join us to hear from these outstanding speakers scheduled for 2023-2024!

Regular monthly meetings are the first Tuesday of the month, from October through May, with our 120th Birthday Celebration taking place in April.

Student Spotlight

Town and Gown of USC invites one of our student scholars to speak at each general meeting and luncheon.

These scholars spoke at our 2020-2021 meetings. Additional scholars videos are posted to our Facebook and Instagram.

Our Donors

Town and Gown of USC is incredibly grateful for all of our donors.

This video was created as a gift for our very special endowment donors as a holiday gift in 2020.

Past Presidents: Highlights of their Terms in Office

Please enjoy these words of wisdom, memories, and musings from our Past Presidents.

This video was recorded on June 15th, 2021. Thirty-six Past Presidents have served as CEO/President since the establishment of Town and Gown of USC in 1904.

Oral History of Town & Gown of USC

The Oral History of Town & Gown of USC video provides a comprehensive historical account the foundation and establishment of our 501(c)(3) organization.

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