Freshmen
Spaces Room Type Room Code Occupancy 2017-2018 Rate / Person
188 Double DBLE Two person $4,493/Semester
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.
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Residential College
Special Interest Community

Building

Marks Tower has all the features of a traditional residence hall and, at eight stories tall, many rooms of the building's rooms have amazing views. The primarily freshman population live, eat and study together while participating in the campus and residential activities that are such an important part of a student’s first year at college.

This coed facility has seven single-gender residential floors, each with 14 double rooms. The large first-floor lobby consists of a lounge with study tables and a television area. Residents are encouraged to use the work-out room in adjacent Marks Hall.

Features & Amenities

Marks Tower is close to libraries and dining venues as well as other freshman housing buildings.  The nearby student-run Ground Zero coffeehouse is a place for students to meet up and relax while enjoying milkshakes, coffee and entertainment. Full meal service is available at the nearby "Everybody's Kitchen" dining hall in North complex. All residents have a required full meal plan.

Housing Programs

Marks Tower is a part of the South Area Residential College a freshman community focused on the transition to college and exploring USC’s First Year Experience programs.

Special interest program: Great Outdoors Floor [DOOR]