Stay Safe Online

What do you do when you think you receive a phishing email? How can you really tell the difference between a phishing email and legitimate email? How can I keep University information safe online? What about my own personal information? Get the answers to these questions and more on the USC Provost IT Information Security Portal. At that site, you … Read More

Sign Up for TrojansAlert

Do you know what TrojansAlert is? It’s the University’s official emergency notification system. Whenever there is an emergency on or near USC’s campus, the Department of Public Safety and University use TrojansAlert to broadcast crucial and time-sensitive information out to students, faculty and staff. Alerts are only sent out during emergencies or other critical events. If you haven’t signed up … Read More

Update your Workday Emergency Contacts

In the event of an emergency, it’s important that designated officers at the University be able to reach your trusted contacts. Take a few moments to update your emergency contacts on Workday by logging in, clicking your picture in the upper-right, and then on View Profile. Then, click the Actions button on the left (underneath your picture and title), then on Personal Data, and … Read More

Get the Mindful USC App

Do you know about the Mindful USC initiative? The program, which was started at USC in 2014, aims to make mindfulness practices integral to the culture of the Trojan Family through workshops, special events, training, and other initiatives. Mindful USC also has a free smartphone app available for download on both iOS and Android platforms. Unlike other meditation apps, Mindful USC … Read More

Under The Bridges and On The Streets

Each year, Provost Shared Services partners with a local nonprofit to assist them with donations during the holidays. 2017’s nonprofit was Under The Bridges and On the Streets, a local charity dedicated to helping the homeless around Los Angeles. For more information on Under the Bridges, to find out how to volunteer with them, or to reach Executive Director John Shinavier … Read More