Local Guides

Visiting and Parking

USC is served by the Los Angeles E (Expo) metro line, with the main connection of the lines at Union Station, in downtown LA.

For parking, please see Public Parking on USC Campus. There are several parking garages around campus.

  • Note that people staying at the USC Hotel will have parking provided in the parking garage.



Handy and on campus:

Just across the street:

For a fun dining experience, & a short walk from USC:

  • Mercado La Paloma
    • 3655 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007
    • Warehouse-like building hosting independent shops, nonprofit offices, events & a food court with some fabulous, affordable food.

Other walkable options include:

  • Himalayan House
    • 1277 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007
    • Unassuming Nepalese eatery serving traditional stews & curries in a cozy, brightly painted interior.

A bit further away, but still walkable, is a local favorite:

  • La Barca
    • 2414 S Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007


General Conference Map

Click here for a link to a map of the in-person conference area.