Weekday Football Game Protocol

Applies to: Faculty (including part-time and visiting faculty), postdoctoral scholars, staff and students (including graduate/undergraduate student workers and graduate assistants) employed by University of Southern California and its subsidiaries including Keck Medicine of USC (“USC employees”).  This policy continues to apply to individuals on sabbatical, other leaves or while visiting other institutions. 


Issued: 4/12/2013
Last Revised: 09/16/2022
Last Reviewed: 09/16/2022                                                    

2. Policy Purpose

The purpose of this policy is to establish the university’s expectations regarding the management of weekday football games and establish expected behaviors of fans that attend the event

3. Scope and Application

This policy is intended be used by faculty, staff, and students on the University Park Campus to assist in preparing for games that do not take place on a Saturday.

4. Definitions


5. Policy Details

The University of Southern California’s (“USC”) participation in the Pacific-12 Conference (Pac-12 Conference), require the University to participate in football games on a weekday on occasion. In these instances, the University is committed to ensuring that its primary mission—education, research and patient care is minimally disrupted.

6. Procedures

Link to Procedures.

7. Forms


8. Responsibilities

Office of the Provost1. Notification of Weekday Football game 2. Academic scheduling support and notification
USC Transportation1. Transportation and parking support and notification
University Relations/Athletics1. Communication of policy and expectations

9. Related Information

USC Football schedule: https://usctrojans.com/sports/football

Pac-12 conference: https://pac-12.com/

10. Contacts

Please direct any questions regarding this policy to:

Office of the Provost213-740-2101uscprovost@usc.edu