Located two miles north of the University Park campus in one of Los Angeles’ largest high rises, and just blocks from L.A. Live and the Staples Center, USC City Center offers expansive city views of downtown Los Angeles and a 500-seat auditorium. USC City Center mainly serves as a additional office space, and is not an academic center that can be selected as a location for pursuing a degree.
Directions to City Center:
1149 South Hill Street Los Angeles, CA 90015
Guest Entrance: 1150 S. Olive Street
Security: The building provides 24-hour security, seven days a week. To enter and exit, as well as operate elevators, all visitors must have an access badge or check-in at the security desk in the lobby.
Dining and Retail: Trimana and FedEx are located in the lobby. Market Café is located on the garden level.
Parking: Various public lots are located around USC City Center, including the corner of 12th and Olive, for approximately $12 per day. On weekdays, the AT&T garage at 1133 S. Olive has an “early bird” $15 flat rate if you enter before 9 a.m. After 9 a.m. and all day Saturday, the charge is $20 per day.
Shuttle service between USC City Center and University Park Campus are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
Public Transportation: LADOT DASH Downtown offers low-cost public transportation between University Park and downtown Los Angeles for fares of 50 cents.
Financial District to Exposition Park/USC
Travels from University Park Campus down Figueroa Street every 10 minutes between 6:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on weekdays and every 20 minutes between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekends.
Union Station to South Park
Travels from University Park Campus to Union Station every 5 minutes to 15 minutes between 5:50 a.m. and 7 p.m. on weekdays only.
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority also offers public transportation to and from University Park Campus and downtown Los Angeles.