Handbooks/codes and policies
USC is committed to providing policies and resources so that all community members may understand the importance of upholding the integrity and values of the university.
Our Integrity and Accountability Code is anchored to USC’s Unifying Values and aligns our everyday decisions with USC’s mission, values, and compliance obligations.
Contains important policies that apply to students.
USC’s official home for all university policy.
Contains key policies and principles for the academic workplace.
The university offers confidential resources and services that individuals can use regardless of their decision to report.
Provides counseling and support through Student Health for student Reporting Parties and Respondents.
Provides direct support to student Reporting Parties who have experienced gender and power-based harm.
Other supportive resources
The USC community has access to resources and services to address any concern(s) or issue(s) they may be facing.
CWCI addresses concerns and questions while also providing: support, troubleshooting, threat assessment, advocacy, education, referrals, and crisis response and support. It is the place where people can seek support for themselves and the community. Additionally, it is where individuals can receive answers and options to learn how to resolve a concern, situation, or improve themselves or their teams.
For complaints related to conflicts of interest, privacy and security laws, health care at USC, youth protection and misconduct related to research grants, and Code of Ethics violations not within another office’s jurisdiction. The Office of Culture, Ethics, and Compliance reports investigation results to the Office of Professionalism and Ethics for centralized tracking.
Provides strategic leadership to ensure USC programs and services are accessible to individuals with disabilities.
The office that governs the Report & Response website and oversees the initial assessment of reports of concerns. OPE works closely with partnering university offices to review matters received from other outlets. Other responsibilities of the office include Athletic Compliance, quality assurance, and management of sensitive investigations at the direction of university leadership.