Southern California Trojans Logo

Southern California Trojans Logo
The University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, sponsors 21 athletic teams. The women’s teams may be referred to as either the Trojans or Women of Troy.

Meaning and history

Southern California Trojans Logo history


The name Trojans conjure up Ancient Greece and its legendary wars. So it is hardly a surprise the Southern California Trojans logo could play with this theme. And yet, while it was prominent on the old emblem, the current one is neutral in this respect.
The old signature featured the head of a warrior wearing a helmet and headdress. On the current USC Trojans logo, which was introduced in 1993, there are only the interlocking letters “S” and “C.”