Mandatory Online Training for Undergrads

Dear USC Undergraduate Student:

Your health, well-being and safety are essential to your success as a student at the University of Southern California. All incoming undergraduate students are required to complete three online learning modules and one in-person workshop designed to provide knowledge and skills on the critical topics of alcohol use, sexual assault prevention, and campus safety.

These courses can be accessed by logging into myUSC beginning July 22, 2019.


You must complete the three online courses by the deadlines indicated below or a hold will be placed on your Spring 2020 semester registration.

AlcoholEdu® for College

Whether or not you decide to drink alcohol while you are at USC, AlcoholEdu® for College will assist you in making well-informed decisions and responding to the possible drinking-related behavior of your peers. Please note that you are required to complete USC’s AlcoholEdu® for College and pass the final exam even if you have done so at another institution.

DEADLINE FOR PART ONE: August 20, 2019
DEADLINE FOR PART TWO: October 7, 2019

Think About It

Think About It is an online course that encourages you to reflect critically on such topics as healthy relationships, consent, dating violence, sexual assault, bystander intervention, and university resources and reporting options available through the university’s administrative process and through local law enforcement.

DEADLINE: October 7, 2019

Staying Safe

This brief online course followed by a quiz provides students with an essential overview of campus resources and tips for staying safe while attending USC.

DEADLINE: October 7, 2019


You are required to sign up for and complete one 90-minute, in-person workshop on affirmative consent.

Trojans Respect Consent

This 90-minute on-campus session on affirmative consent focuses on communication styles in healthy and unhealthy intimate relationships.

Sign up beginning August 21, 2019 on MySHR.

Your participation helps keep the USC student community healthy, safe and informed. Thank you!