USC has the ONLY student funded scholarship in the nation, and has superheroes disguised as students and alumni. The Norman Topping Student Aid Fund is an excellent resource for first generation students.

Faithful, Scholarly, Skillful, Courageous, Ambitious.
When I think back to my experience as a Trojan – I can only describe it as a feeling that I went to school with a bunch of super heroes. The bravado, confidence, and can-do spirit found in Trojans is equal to that of Wonder Woman, Superman, Batman, and Captain America. But it is the will and the desire to save the world – or at least the small part of his or her world – that is the real spirit of the University of Southern California.