B.S. in Urban Studies and Planning Research Opportunities


USC Price School students gain access to exceptional research opportunities, particularly through the school’s Student Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program. Students often collaborate on studies with a Price faculty member. Recent projects include:

  • An exploration of the impact that the Olympic Games have on the cities that host them
  • A comparison of past and present multifamily housing design to inform future housing production in Los Angeles
  • A study of the central train system in Brisbane, Australia, focusing on urban renewal strategy

Student Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)

SURE provides USC Price students a tremendous opportunity to conduct funded research in collaboration with a Price faculty member. This research can be completed in a domestic or international environment throughout the year. Learn more »