USC Computer Accounts

USC faculty, staff and students are issued computer accounts when they join the university. Additional computing accounts described below provide other groups with USC electronic services including email, USCards, Blackboard and access to library electronic resources.  To request an account, contact your department:

LAC+USC Residents: Mary Samaniego.
Keck Medical Center: Mario Soleta.
Keck School of Medicine: Thomas Monahan.
Physical Therapy: Lydia Vazquez.
Occupational Therapy: Janis Wise.
Pharmacy: Elaine Miyamoto.
Others: John Kennedy.

Affiliate Account

USC electronic services are available to

  • interns, residents, fellows
  • voluntary faculty
  • employees of USC-affiliated hospitals
  • visiting students and scholars
  • Temporary agency employees

Applications for affiliate accounts require sponsorship by your department chair or home department coordinator.  Not all affiliates are eligible for all USC electronic services.

USC Departmental/Organizational Account

Organizational accounts allow departments and faculty/staff organizations affiliated with the university to provide information and services via email.

For new accounts, submit a request to

Student Organization Account

Student organizations that are recognized by the university are eligible for an account for organizational email and web pages.

The USC Student Organizations website provides information on applying to be a recognized organization and obtaining an email account for your organization.

USC Web Account

For options for publishing information on the web, see ITS website (