University Status:
The University is operating under normal conditions.

Latest Carolina Alerts

Update: Power Outage

UPDATE: Power has been restored to all buildings except Coker Life Sciences. Check for more info.

A power outage affected parts of campus due to inclement weather last night. University Facilities and emergency personnel have restored power to all buildings on campus except for Coker Life Sciences. Personnel remain on scene and are quickly working to resolve the situation. Power is estimated to be restored to Coker by 1:00pm.

Faculty and staff should contact their supervisors regarding modifications to work schedule/location.

Remember that candles should not be used in campus buildings. Use light sticks or flashlights to safely navigate through buildings. Additional safety information can be found at

Please monitor for more information and updates.

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