Student Affairs:

Mission Statement
The mission of Student Affairs is to empower students to transform the world.

Department Goals

  • To support the academic, professional, and personal success of students.
  • To educate students to advocate for themselves and others, develop and broaden their knowledge of diversity and be agents of change.
  • To engage students in trans-formative co-curricular experiences to develop them into effective leaders, ambassadors, and global citizens.


  • Curiosity – We cultivate an innovative environment that encourages discourse and open inquiry.
  • Diversity & Inclusion – We embrace individual differences and ensure opportunities for all.
  • Integrity – We strive for transparent decision making with high moral character, honor and honesty.
  • Respect – We foster a culture of understanding and acceptance through civility and trust.
  • Professional & Personal Development – We embrace individual differences and ensure opportunities for all.

Recreational Sports:

A Division of Student Affairs

Mission Statement
Providing the university community the opportunity to pursue a balanced, healthy lifestyle through participation in recreational activities.

Department Goals

  • To provide quality, diverse and safe recreational programs and facilities (intramurals, club sports, aquatic, fitness, etc.) for the university community.
  • To enhance personal wellness: physical, social, psychological and intellectual.
  • To foster the development of leadership, interpersonal and communication skills that complement and enhance the academic experience.

Contacting Recreational Sports:

University Park Campus

Lyon Recreation Center: [map]
1026 W. 34th Street,
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2500

Phone: (213) 740-5127
Fax: (213) 740-9739
E-mail: recsports@usc.edu
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am – 5:00pm

USC Village Fitness Center [map]
929 W. Jefferson Blvd, Ste 1665
Los Angeles, CA 90087

Phone: (213) xxx-xxxx
Fax: (213) xxx-xxxx
E-mail: recsports@usc.edu
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30am – 5:00pm

Health Sciences Campus

HSC Fitness Center: [map]
2001 Soto Street,
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Phone: (323) 442-7210
Fax: (323) 442-7354
E-mail: recsports@usc.edu