University of Southern California (USC) Spring Admits


An International Education,
A London Location,
A Global Future

Flexible Curriculum at Richmond University

Flexible Start Dates

With the opportunity to start your
course in the Autumn (Fall) or the Spring


British and international internships

Richmond offers all students the opportunity to take an internship

Richmond The American University in London

Academic Requirements

We accept qualifications from around the world

Study in one of the world’s most dynamic global cities, with students from over 100 different nations.

Richmond University is pleased to be able to offer a USC-approved option for students who have been accepted by USC as Spring Admits

Richmond Hill CampusUSC Spring Admits have the option to come to Richmond for the Fall 2017 semester and to study courses whose academic credit will transfer into USC and count towards their USC degree.

Richmond’s two academic schools offer a variety of programs in the American Liberal Arts tradition.

USC Spring Admits will live and study at our Richmond Hill campus, located in the beautiful green borough of Richmond-upon-Thames.

Students residing at the Hill can choose from a variety of rooms from traditional US style shared rooms to single occupancy rooms.

Student accommodation is located in the impressive Main Building and also in the surrounding buildings on or near the Richmond Hill Campus.

Our Room & Board fees include 18 meals per week (3 meals per day MondayFriday, and 2 brunches & 1 dinner at the weekend).

What can I study?

The School of Communications, Arts & Social Sciences offers courses in areas such as:

  • Art History & Visual Culture
  • Communications
  • Film Studies
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Psychology

Richmond Business School offers courses in areas such as:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Fashion Management & Marketing
  • Finance & Investment
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Accounting & Finance

Fees for Fall 2017 semester
Confirmation Deposit$1,000
Housing Deposit$500
Housing (shared room with meal plan)
Room rates vary depending on option selected

How to apply

Applying to Richmond for the Fall 2017 Semester as a USC Spring Admit is easy.  Simply fill out the ‘Visiting Student Application Form for USC Spring Admits’ form and send it to our Office of Admissions for North America in Boston (contact details included in the application form).

Once you have submitted the application form to Richmond, we will liaise with USC on your application.  USC will share application data with Richmond, including:

  • Transcript(s)
  • Personal statement/essay
  • At least one recommendation from a teacher or counselor

You can usually expect an admissions decision from Richmond within 1 week of Richmond’s receipt of your application.

Any questions about Richmond or the admissions process?  Please feel free to contact our Boston admissions office at or (617) 450-5617.

Rebecca Mainetti

I had such a wonderful experience at Richmond University. The beautiful campus was close to all the London attractions. The professors work hard with you to succeed, and I made some incredible life-long friends there. I did not want to come home.

Rebecca MainettiUSA - Fall 2014