The Office for Residential Education is dedicated to providing all USC Housing residents a quality living environment. While each residential community is unique, all provide residents with programming targeted specifically to resident needs and interests as well as the support and mentorship of undergraduate, graduate and professional staff members.
Community is a residential area comprised of 12 apartment buildings for upper division and graduate students. The following apartment complexes are in Community: Annenberg House, Seven Gables, Vista, Pacific, Cardinal & Gold, Stardust, Regal Trojan, Severance Street, Founders, Max Kade, Sierra, and Manor. 15 Resident Assistants work closely with one Residential Faculty Master and two Residential Faculty Fellows to put on events that support career exploration, networking, community building, and a connection to the city of Los Angeles. There is one Building Government that serves the 750 students who are a part of Community.
The Residential Education staff in this area are responsible for the living-learning environment for the following 9 graduate communities Centennial, Fairmont, Helena, Hillview, Terrace, Troyland, Twin Palms, University Regent, and Windsor. In addition they are also responsible for Family Housing (Sunset, Regent, Bel-Air, and Senator Apartments), two undergraduate communities (La Sorbonne and Hoover Street Residence) and the Seaver Residence Hall located on the Health Science Campus. There is one residential faculty member who works with the Residential Education staff to promote exploration of and connection to the city of Los Angeles. Additionally, there is one Building Government that serves the 600 students living in this area.