Thornton Music Operations & Technology

The Divisions of Music Operations and Technology provide services and strategic planning for the faculty, staff, students, and patrons of USC’s Thornton School of Music. These divisions have grown over the last few years to include information technology, multimedia services, piano technology and maintenance, student performance and practice resources, facilities management and planning, classroom and performance scheduling, instrument and asset management, and event production.

University Gateway Practice Facilities (UGW)

UGW is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Access is provided by card reader only to music students registered with Music Operations.

Thornton Facilities & Music Operations Office

2018-2019 Operational Hours

All hours are subject to change by discretion of the Associate Dean for Operations.

Academic Year Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00am – 11:00pm
Sat – Sun 10:00am – 6:00pm

Academic Year Operational Hours are in effect when classes are in session.

2019 Commencement Hours

Friday, May 10, 2019 8:00am – 2:00pm
May 11-12 (Sat – Sun) Closed

Summer, Spring Break, and Winter Recess Operational Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00am – 6:00pm
Sat – Sun Closed
University Holidays Closed
(Click here for 2018-19 academic calendar.)

Summer hours begin on Monday, May 13, 2019.

Thornton Facilities, including the Music Operations Office, are closed on all University holidays.

USC Thornton School of Music
820 West 34th Street, BMH 101
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0851
213-740-7330 fax