USU was founded in 1997 as Inter American College by Reymundo and Maria Marin as a non-profit college geared to help immigrants transfer degrees.
United States University provides professional and personal educational opportunities, with a special outreach to underserved groups.
The USU library and online database house a bevy of information to support students in their studies and research. With 24/7 support and program-specific databases, the library is a valuable resource that helps students achieve academic success.
United States University is a private institution and is approved to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) in the State of California. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of theCalifornia Code of Regulations.