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About Us


The Graduate Real Estate Association (GREA) is one of the most respected, well-connected, and active student real estate organizations in Southern California. GREA is a student-led organization that creates learning and networking opportunities for students in many USC graduate programs, including business, law, planning, development, construction, architecture and accounting.

Membership in the Graudate Real Estate Association will prove to be extremely valuable to anyone that plans to pursue a real estate career.


Association Goals

  • Providing educational real estate resources to prepare students for dynamic careers, including institutional investment management, private equity, development, investment, planning, homebuilding and sustainable development

  • Create networking opportunities to strengthen relationships with current graduate students, recent alumni, prominent industry executives, faculty and thought-leaders throughout the real estate industry

  • Provide hands-on learning experiences through organized development site visits and company visits


 Major Events

Lusk Center Speaker Series (Semi-formal lunch and discussion with industry execs)


Brown Bag Lunches (Informal lunch and education sessions with recent graduates)


Construction Site Visits (Guided site tours of prominent local projects)


Real Estate Industry Night (Nation’s largest student real estate recruiting event)

Spring Semester

Formal Networking Events with Executive Alumni (Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco)

Two Per Semester

Networking Events in the LA-area


Technical Training (ARGUS and Financial Modeling Classes)

Spring Semester

Membership Fee

  • $100/Academic Year


For more detailed information email President, Annie Ferguson at