The USC Native American Student Union (NASU) offers an opportunity for Native American Trojans and Company to connect and empower one another both academically and spiritually. As well as providing a sacred and intellectual community for our members, we are committed to raising awareness of Native American issues on campus, and promoting recruitment of prospective USC students from tribal communities around the country.

Notable Native Trojans

Joe Medicine Crow of Lodge Grass, Montana; April 3, at the age of 102. Joseph Medicine Crow was an acclaimed Native American historian and last surviving war chief of Montana’s Crow Tribe.

Gil Birmingham (Comanche) is an American actor of Comanche ancestry, best known for his portrayal of Billy Black in The Twilight Saga film series.

Ava Brunell, Native American Student Union, Founding President

Nys Trejo, Native American Student Union, Founding Vice President

Jacob Daniel Broussard, 2017-2018 NASU President