Welcome to USC School of Architecture

These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of USC School of Architecture's Website.

USC School of Architecture is located at:

850 Bloom Walk

Los Angeles, CA 90089, United States

By accessing this website, we assume you accept these terms and conditions in full. Do not continue to use USC School of Architecture's website if you do not accept all of the terms and conditions stated on this page.


Unless otherwise stated, USC School of Architecture and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on USC School of Architecture. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print pages from https://arch.usc.edu for your own personal use subject to restrictions set in these terms and conditions.

You must not:

Republish material from https://arch.usc.edu

Sell, rent or sub-license material from https://arch.usc.edu

Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from https://arch.usc.edu

Redistribute content from USC School of Architecture (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).

Hyperlinking to our Content

1. The following organizations may link to our website without prior written approval:

  • 1.   Government agencies;
  • 2.   Educational institutions;
  • 3.   Search engines;
  • 4.   News organizations; and
  • 5.   Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the websites of other listed educational institutions.

2. These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party's site.

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect unfavorably on us (b) the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of; and (d) where the link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the university.

If you are not listed above and are interested in linking to our website, you must notify us by sending an email to archweb@usc.edu. Please include your name, your organization name and contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address), as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our site, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.

Approved organizations may hyperlink to our website as follows:

  • By use of our name;
  • By use of the uniform resource locator (web address) being linked to; or
  • By use of any other description of our website or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party's site.

No use of USC School of Architecture’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our site upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.

Removal of links from our website

If you find any link on our website or any linked website objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.

While we endeavor to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the website is kept up to date.

Content Liability

We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your website. You agree to indemnify and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your website. No link(s) may appear on any page on your website or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.

Contact Information

Please contact archweb@usc.edu with questions/concerns regarding this policy.