Welcome, USC Architecture Alumni

Stay connected to USC Architecture long after graduation through a variety of alumni events, volunteer opportunities, our quarterly alumni newsletter and more.


The School’s legacy is defined by the value our graduates contribute to the future of the profession – and to our world. Throughout our 100-year history, the USC School of Architecture has graduated more than 6,850 alumni. Many have and continue to influence and shape the built environment, advancing the industry and the future of design.

Alumni Yuze Liu (M.AAS ‘17), Ziwei Song (B.Arch ‘15), and Yuan Yao (B.Arch ‘15) are currently based in Shanghai, China. In fall 2020, they co-founded (with Fei Zheng) ZZYY studio, a practice ...
By Sian Winship (MHP, ’11) Young Woo (B.Arch ’59) credits an early USC professor with his career as well as his education. Fresh from serving in the Korean War and a beneficiary of the GI ...
Ali Chen (B.Arch ‘12) is a Brooklyn, New York-based designer who recently participated in this year’s USC Architecture Generation NEXT. Her graduating thesis focused on research into plastics ...
Recent Alumni Quick Facts
  • 6,850


  • 91%

    found full-time employment within 6 months after graduation

  • 67%

    had full-time summer internships while at USC

  • 48%

    found their job through the USC Architecture Trojan Network

  • 39%

    are now senior-level leadership within their practices

  • 10%

    have been promoted to partner or principal in their practices or have started their own firms