Classical KUSC, located in the USC building in downtown Los Angeles, broadcasts hand-picked commercial-free classical performances, expert music commentary and coverage of the arts in Southern California. The listener-supported station has been broadcasting for more than 70 years as a broadcast service of the University of Southern California at 91.5 FM in Los Angeles and Santa Clarita, 88.5 KPSC in Palm Springs, 91.1 KDSC in Thousand Oaks, 93.7 KDB in Santa Barbara and 99.7 KESC in Morro Bay/San Luis Obispo. It is live-streamed at, attracting listeners from around the globe.

Our Mission


To make classical music and the arts a more important part of more people’s lives by presenting high-quality classical music programming, and by producing and presenting programming featuring the arts and culture of Southern California.

Contact Us: How to get in touch.

Frequently Asked Questions: What’s the music that Jim plays at the beginning of his show? How do I submit information about an event? Click here for the answers to these questions and more.

Staff: Who does what at Classical KUSC? Click here for contact names.

Jobs/EEO Info: Interested in working at Classical KUSC? Click here to find out what positions are currently available.

Diversity Statement: The University of Southern California is an equal opportunity employer and educator, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding men and women of every race, creed and background. More.

Boards: Information on KUSC’s Advisory Board and Board of Councilors.

Annual Report: A look back at the previous year at KUSC.

Local Content and Service Report: To access KUSC’s Local Content and Service Report, please click here.

Audited Financials: Combined financial statements for USC Radio.

CPB Station Activities Survey: To view the CPB Station Activities Survey, please click here.

Local Public Files: FCC public documents.