Current University Status
Smoke in Building: Contained

Columbia Fire responded to smoke in Currell. Building was cleared and students may return shortly. Check for more info.

Streets have been closed on Sumter Street between Greene and College streets to stage responding fire equipment due to a report of smoke in the Currell Building located on the Horseshoe.  

Columbia Fire Department has responded and the smoke appears to have come from a discarded tobacco product outside near an air intake vent.  

There is NO fire in the building and students will be allowed back in the building shortly.