Discover USC On-Campus Open House 2019

November 16, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

University of Southern California
University Park Campus


Are you a high school junior, high school senior, or prospective transfer applicant for our BFA program? Join us for the Discover USC Open House on Saturday, November 16.

This all-day, university-wide event includes admission and financial aid presentations, campus tours, and an academic fair. USC Kaufman will offer master classes to students and a Q&A with parents of current students for visiting families. Exciting demos with faculty, tours of the Glorya Kaufman International Dance Center, opportunities to connect with current BFA students, and information sessions led by the school’s Assistant Dean of Admission are open to both students and their families.

Please find the full schedule below with important details.


Day at a glance

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Financial Aid Information Sessions (hourly)
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Admission Information Sessions (hourly)
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. | Campus Walking Tours (regularly)
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Academic and Student Life Interest Fair
11:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. | USC Student Panel


Academic Department Sessions

10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. | Session 1
1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. | Session 2
3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. | Session 3


USC Kaufman Sessions

10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

  • Information session with Anne Aubert-Santelli (KDC 235)
  • Four master classes:
    • Ballet with Jackie Kopcsak (KDC 104)
    • Forsythe Repertory with Thomas McManus (KDC 105)
    • Contemporary with Patrick Corbin (KDC 106)
    • Hip-Hop with d. Sabela grimes (KDC 107)

1:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

  • Information session with Anne Aubert-Santelli (KDC 235)
  • Conditioning and dance science demonstration with Margo Apostolos (KDC 236)
  • Three master classes:
    • Ballet with Fiona Lummis (KDC 220)
    • Jazz with Saleemah E. Knight (KDC 106)
    • Hip-Hop with Tiffany Bong (KDC 107)

3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

  • Information session with Anne Aubert-Santelli (KDC 235)
  • Dance and New Media demonstration with Dawn Stoppiello (KDC 240)
  • Three master classes:
    • Repertory with Barak Marshall (KDC 104)
    • Jazz with Saleemah E. Knight (KDC 106)
    • Hip-Hop with E. Moncell Durden (KDC 107)

Additional activities

11:30 p.m., 12:00 p.m. | Building Tours (lobby)
11:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Parent Perspective (KDC 240)
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | BFA Showcase #5
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | BFA Showcase #6


Registration

Please complete steps one and two to register:

    1. Register for the university-wide event on the USC Office of Admission website.
    2. Sign up for individual activities, including master classes, on our EventBrite page.
    3. Optional: Reserve tickets for the Fall Dance Performance. Advanced reservations are sold out. Sign up for the waitlist!
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