International Programs


Questions regarding USC Thornton International Programs, including our Semester Exchanges, Maymester, and Short-Term Study Abroad programs, can be directed to our International Programs team:

Jessica Nevarez
International & Career Programs Coordinator

Mist Thorkelsdottir
Director of International Programs in the Performing Arts


Scheduling Appointments & Drop-Ins

While courses have moved online, and our physical office in TMC is closed for the time being, please rest assured that we are readily available to support you through the process of choosing, applying for, and preparing for a future Thornton international study opportunity.

If you would like to make an appointment with Jessica Nevarez, you can do so by using our online scheduling system.

We also have Virtual Drop-In Hours during the spring 2021 semester at the following times via Zoom:

Drop-In Hours are reserved for quick questions and check-ins.  A first-time advising session must be via appointment.

In case you missed our live info sessions: review the Thornton Information Session PDF to learn more about our Short Term Study Opportunities, Maymester and Exchanges!




For international students seeking information about applying to study at USC Thornton full-time, please visit our International Admission page.