12/6: Update regarding report of omicron variant in college student

An L.A. County Department of Public Health announcement identified the omicron variant in a college student returning from recent domestic air travel; USC confirms the individual is a USC student who is currently isolating and doing well (the individual did not attend classes or organized activities on campus during their infectious period). Read the full update from USC Student Health. Stay informed on USC’s current plans and programs by visiting our informational website.