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.
GradFam East is a residential community comprised of 7 apartment buildings for predominantly graduate students. The following apartment complexes are in GradFam East: Annenberg House, Seven Gables, Vista, Cardinal ‘N Gold, Stardust, Severance Street, and Troy Complex. 17 Resident Assistants work closely with one Residential Community Coordinator and one Faculty in Residence 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 700 students who are a part of GradFam East.
The Residential Education staff in this area are responsible for the living-learning environment for the following 13 graduate communities: Centennial, Fairmont, Founders, Helena, Hillview, Manor, Pacific, Sierra, Terrace, Troyland, Twin Palms, University Regent, and Windsor. In addition they are also responsible for Family Housing (Sunset, Regent, Bel-Air, Senator, and Regal Trojan Apartments), two undergraduate communities (Hoover Street Residence and Max Kade House) and the Seaver Residence Hall located on the Health Science Campus. There is one Faculty in Residence 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.