Glossary Of Terms And Services


Verification of Academic Record - A summary of record information regarding the dates of attendance at the university and related enrollment statuses such as class level, full-time or part-time enrollment, degree awarded, GPA, etc. It does not provide individual course, grade or unit information. Refer to the Verifications Department.

Verification (Degree and Enrollment on the Internet For Companies / Institutions) - For access to and general ┬ádegree and enrollment information, please visit our provider, Credentials Inc. Companies and employment services agencies must register to use this service.

Verification (Enrollment on the Internet for Students) - Refer to Enrollment Verification in OASIS.

Veterans Certification Office - The Veterans Certification Office certifies enrollment for USC students who apply and are eligible for educational assistance administered by the Veterans Administration. Responsibilities include processing of all applications and enrollment certifications to regional offices of the Veterans Administration, assistance with problems related to the Veterans Administration educational (or covered) programs and maintenance of reference files on all VA students for up to five (5) years. Advance Payment: The University of Southern California does not participate in advance payment for VA students. Visit the Veteran Affairs Office for more information.

Veteran Affairs (ASE Application) - The Application for Semester Entitlement form, used to apply for GI benefits. Veterans or benefits-eligible dependents may begin the application process by visiting the Veterans Certification Office page.

Visitor - See Limited Status Enrollment