Recent Announcements

Sign up for Carolina Alert

All students should sign up for Carolina Alert to receive emergency communication by text message and email.

Gameday shuttle information

University of South Carolina Parking Services will operate the Gameday Shuttle once again this year during the Gamecocks' home football games. The shuttle will operate three hours before the kickoff and 90 minutes after the game.

Gamecocks on the Move begins Sept. 1

Gamecocks on the Move is a free program that provides individuals with the resources and support to train for a 5K. The training leads up to the Palmetto Health Walk/Race for Life.

Getting around campus and Columbia

We know that parking at the University of South Carolina is tight. To save you the trouble of trying to find a meter on campus, we've compiled some alternative ways to get around.

Informal drop-in counseling begins Aug. 26

This fall students can drop in for informal, confidential counseling at sites across the University of South Carolina campus. The Let's Talk fall series begins Tuesday, Aug. 26.

Office 365 available free to students

Office 365 is now available to all students, free of charge. You will now be able to work in the latest version of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and much more.

FAQs and important resources

Welcome to your new #HomeatCarolina, Gamecocks! As the first week of classes quickly approaches, you will inevitably have important questions. We have compiled a list of questions and resources to help navigate you through your first week and beyond.

5 faculty, staff selected for Leadership Columbia

The Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce has announced its Leadership Columbia Class of 2015. This year's group of public and business leaders features five members of the University of South Carolina community.