University of Southern California
The University of Southern California (USC) is a private university in Los Angeles, California. It’s the largest university in the state of California with approximately 19,000 undergraduate students and 26,500 graduate students. Like many schools, USC has a passion for their football team and attending the games is a very big event. If you’re looking to come to school in a warm climate, look no further because LA enjoys around 292 days of sunshine per year. Fun fact, USC has had a gold-medal winning athlete in every Summer Olympic event since 1912.
Famous "Trojan" alumni include Will Ferrell - comedian/actor, Troian Bellisario - actress (Pretty Little Liars), Reggie Bush - former NFL football player (New Orleans Saints), Shinzo Abe - Prime Minister of Japan, Neil Armstrong - astronaut, George Lucas - film/television producer, and Nick Lachey - singer (98 Degrees).
Liv is a sophomore at USC. She is originally from Summit, New Jersey. One quirky fact about Liv..."I know every line from the movie Stepbrothers!"
Sarah is a senior originally from Maryland. One quirky fact about Sarah..."I have never pulled an all-nighter!" Sarah also has her own IG feed @sweetandswu!
Fun fact about the University of Southern California:
Liv Will Ferrell went to USC!
Sarah - USC's mascot is a horse named Traveler.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor:
Liv - Salt and Straw, Salted Caramel.
Sarah - Salt & Straw, Almond Brittle.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet:
Liv - Zinc Cafe and Market, cinnamon popover.
Sarah - 85c, berry tale.
Burger Joint and Fries:
Sarah - Caveman Kitchen.
Finger Licking Good BBQ Spot:
Sarah - Park's BBQ.
Vegetarian Hot Spot:
Liv - Zinc Cafe and Market.
Sarah - Cafe Gratitude.
Pizzeria and go-to pie:
Liv - Bottega Louie.
Sarah - Pie Hole.
Diner and Favorite Entree:
Sarah - The Pantry.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate:
Liv - Blue Plate Taco, the Ahi Taco.
Sarah - Chano's.
Sushi and your go to roll:
Liv - Katsuya, crispy rice squares with spicy tuna.
Sarah - Nabeeya.
Breakfast Spot with a friend or date:
Liv - Nature's Brew.
Sarah - Republique.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend:
Liv - Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffle.
Sarah - Bestia.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym:
Liv - Lyon Center (USC's recreational center and gym).
Sarah - USC Village Gym.
Best Dive Bar:
Liv - The 901 Bar and Grill.
Liv - USC Bookstore.
Sarah - The Last Bookstore.
Liv - LA Live.
Sarah - Clifton's.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang?
Liv - In the Campus Center.
Sarah - Tutor Campus Center.
Where do you want to go on spring break?
Liv - Cabo!!!!
Hotel or B&B Recommendation:
Sarah - Ritz Carlton.
Tell us more!:
Liv - Nékter is the BEST place on campus for acai bowls and smoothies EVER.