Dean’s Circle

Members of USC Thornton’s premier academic support group contribute crucial leadership funds supporting the school’s wide-ranging and ever-expanding educational opportunities in music while enjoying the following membership courtesies:

Prodigio* – $50,000

Virtuoso* – $25,000

Maestro* – $10,000

Impresario – $5,000

Aficionado – $2,500

° USC Associates membership requires annual fee
◊ Parents Leadership Circle open to parents of current USC undergraduate students
*Multi-year pledges at this membership level are eligible for USC Associates and Parents Leadership Circle benefits
†Reserved seating is subject to advance request two weeks prior to the event date
‡Parking for USC football game days excluded


Any unrestricted gift to the school of $2,500 or more qualifies you for the Dean’s Circle.

Membership in the Dean’s Circle is tax-deductible according to current IRS regulations. Tax ID 95-1642394.

For any questions about Dean’s Circle benefits, please email