Student Groups

AIGA USC (American Institute of Graphic Arts)

Since 2003

Members: 60

Student leadership: Kristie Kam and Jeff Toye, Co-Presidents

Faculty advisors: Sherin Guirguis, campus advisor; Haven Lin-Kirk, co-VP of AIGA Los Angeles Educational Committee

URL: | Facebook: AIGA USC

Welcome! design, art, want to make an impact?

AIGA, the professional association for design, is committed to furthering excellence in design as a broadly-defined discipline, strategic tool for business and cultural force. AIGA is the place design professionals turn to first to exchange ideas and information, participate in critical analysis and research and advance education and ethical practice.

Roski Student Connection (RSC)

Since 2009 (Officially recognized in Fall 2010)

Members: 33

Student leadership: Cindy Lee and Alexis Markavage, co-Chairs

Staff advisor: Antonio N. Bartolome, Jr.



Twitter: @roskistudents

The Roski Student Connection is a group of highly motivated and energetic art majors whose goal is to support and foster connections and community between new and continuing Fine Art majors. They also serve as student representatives of the Roski School of Art and Design in various activities and events such as admissions, recruitment, and orientation. General meetings are held monthly.


Since 2000 (Name changed from SOFA in 2012)

Mission: ArtSC is dedicated to artists' development through exposure to outside art communities and networking with professional artists. A primary goal of ArtSC is to reach out to USC as a whole and bring awareness to art as an instrument for social change.