Graduate Research Symposium

Abstract submissions for 11th Annual Graduate Research Symposium are now closed. We have received over 70 abstracts in four different categories. The abstracts will be reviewed by the Graduate Research Symposium Committee and the participating Graduate students will be notified about the results by early January.

About the Symposium:

The Annual Graduate Research Symposium showcases research produced by USC graduate students from all disciplines, across both the UPC and HSC campuses. Participating students have an opportunity to share their work with an interdisciplinary audience and to connect with colleagues from across the university. The best presentations will be selected by a panel of esteemed USC faculty, and will receive a generous monetary award.

Timeline at a Glance:

Start of Submissions: October 22nd

Deadline for Submissions: November 19th

Acceptances: notified by early January

Event Date (Tentative): February 20 (HSC), February 21 (UPC)

Contact the Director of Academic Affairs at with any questions.