Class Hours: Registration is between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m. (First day only.) Class hours may vary slightly with each course, but are normally from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Certificate/Attendance: Students are expected to attend all class sessions. Certificates of Comple- tion will only be granted to those who attend at least 90% of a specific class.
Tuition: A 50% deposit is required for each course. The balance of the tuition payment is due on the first day of class in order to continue the cause. For individuals being sent by the U.S. government or corporations contracting with the University, a training document or purchase order is required. Checks should be made payable to the University of Southern California. Tuition fees include all course materials, cer- tificates, audio-visual presentations, and lab time when applicable. Transportation, housing and meals are not included. VISA, MasterCard and Discover may be used. Credit for classes is dependent upon full payment of tuition.
Discounts: Discounts are offered to organizations sending three or more partici- pants to an individual class.
Registration: All registrations must include an Email address and fax number to assure written confirmation of space in classes. Registration must be made with a hard copy or scanned PDF copy.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: Participants must inform the program’s administrative office of can- cellation at least two weeks prior to the course start date. If cancella- tions are made by phone, a written statement must follow within ten working days of the call in order to receive the refund. Cancellations of confirmed registrations received less than two weeks prior to the start of the course are subject to 50% of the tuition fees. If a course is cancelled, enrollees will be notified no less than 10 days prior to the scheduled course opening. USC is not responsible for any airfare penal- ties incurred in the event of course cancellation. USC has the right to cancel courses and/or substitute faculty when necessary.
Transfers and Substitutions: If you are confirmed in a course but unable to attend, you may send a substitute or transfer your registration one time to a future course within the same academic year. The academic year is from July to June. Tuition that is unused within a given academic year will be refunded.
Housing: Sheraton Gateway Hotel 6101 Century Blvd., Los Angeles
*$119 + tax/Traditional Room (includes hot breakfast buffet in the Brasserie Restaurant) *$149 + tax/Club Level (Club Lounge includes continental breakfast and hors d’oeuvres) Parking – $13.30 self and valet $20.00 Across the street from classroom www.sheratonlosangeles.com
Crowne Plaza Hotel and Resort 5985 Century Blvd., Los Angeles
*$115.00 – Standard Room Rate – Monday thru Sunday *$139.00 – Club Level Room Rate – Monday thru Sunday *$250.00/one bedroom – Executive Suite – Mon thru Sun