Freshmen
  • IRC Crest
  • IRC EX 03a
  • IRC In 02
  • IRC CSC 01x1
  • IRC EX 13
  • IRC In 03
  • PKS Crtyd 04x1
  • IRC PKS EX 01
  • IRC In 04
Spaces Room Type Room Code Occupancy 2020-2021 Rate / Person
36 Single-5P-ST 5PSGLE One-person $5,146/Semester Fall
$6,960/Semester Spring
14 Double-5P-ST 5PDBLE Two-person $5,146/Semester Fall
$5,825/Semester Spring
60 Double-6P-ST 6PDBLE Six-person $5,146/Semester Fall
$5,825/Semester Spring
11 Single-7P-ST 7PSGLE One-person $4,951/Semester Fall
$6,960/Semester Spring
24 Double-7P-ST 7PDBLE Two-person $4,951/Semester Fall
$5,605/Semester Spring
256 Double-8P-ST 8PDBLE Eight-person $4,951/Semester Fall
$5,605/Semester Spring
Spaces36Room TypeSingle-5P-STRoom Code5PSGLEOccupancyOne-personRate / Person$5,146/Semester Fall
$6,960/Semester Spring
Spaces14Room TypeDouble-5P-STRoom Code5PDBLEOccupancyTwo-personRate / Person$5,146/Semester Fall
$5,825/Semester Spring
Spaces60Room TypeDouble-6P-STRoom Code6PDBLEOccupancySix-personRate / Person$5,146/Semester Fall
$5,825/Semester Spring
Spaces11Room TypeSingle-7P-STRoom Code7PSGLEOccupancyOne-personRate / Person$4,951/Semester Fall
$6,960/Semester Spring
Spaces24Room TypeDouble-7P-STRoom Code7PDBLEOccupancyTwo-personRate / Person$4,951/Semester Fall
$5,605/Semester Spring
Spaces256Room TypeDouble-8P-STRoom Code8PDBLEOccupancyEight-personRate / Person$4,951/Semester Fall
$5,605/Semester Spring
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Floor Plan
USC offers a wide-variety of floor plans. This floor plan is typical, though the actual layout and dimensions will vary among buildings that share this plan. Where the exact plan for a room type was not available, the closest approximation was used. Some items shown are for decorative purposes and not included in the room or apartment.
Air Conditioning
Community Bathroom
Customer Service Center
Recreational Facilities
Required Meal Plan
Residential College
Special Interest Community
USC Bus Stop

Building

The stately and impressive International Residential College (IRC) is located in the southwest corner of campus in the Parkside area. The modern four-story complex provides housing for over 400 students in a variety of five, six, seven and eight person suites, mixing single and double rooms. Residents enjoy privacy and independence, as well as the benefits of a residential community.

Although IRC has “international” in its name, the college is made up of students from the both US and around the world.

Features & Amenities

The Parkside complex has a wide variety of facilities that are shared with residents of the area including a collaborative learning center for group study, formal and informal meeting and seminar spaces, music rooms, lounges, a gaming room and a recreation room with exercise equipment. On a cool California evening, Parkside students can relax next to the outdoor fire pit in the complex's large walkway.

The central dining hall for the area, Parkside Restaurant, is located on the first floor and features international gourmet cuisine and accommodates special dietary needs, such as gluten-free and vegan. There is a required meal plan for all residents, usable at Parkside Restaurant and many other campus eateries.

IRC also has its own customer service center.

Housing Programs

The International Residential College is a center for global education and interaction, hosting a wide range of events with an international theme, as well as programs with artists and scholars from a wide range of fields,

Special interest programs: Women in Science and Engineering [WiSE]