07 mart. And Additionally They’re Off!. We began reading applications 149 days ago and finally wrapped up our deliberations in the last twenty four hours.
As I reflect on our work, I discover just how quickly the tables have turned: high school seniors have now been waiting with stressed anticipation to know from us, now we'll be anxiously waiting to hear from their website. We understand that the pupils we have admitted are among the list of best in the world. All have actually numerous excellent choices for college and we can barely wait to find out who'll accept our offer and join the Trojan Family.
Getting our decisions within the mail may be the culmination of numerous months (and tens-of-thousands of hours) of work. I'm incredibly proud of this entire USC Enrollment Services team—for its dedication, effort and professionalism. The team of pupils that we have identified for admission is the best in USC's 133-year history!
And speaking of incredible pupils, here are just a few facts about this year's admitted freshman class:
• 19.6% of applicants were admitted
• significantly more than 3,100 different high schools are represented
• Our admitted students come from every U.S. state, the District of Columbia and 79 different countries
• Outside of California, the f