Recent Announcements

Physical education classes

The Physical Education program offers over 125 sections of various activities with opportunities in dance, aquatics, outdoor adventure and many more.

Assembly Street project competing for 'Best in America'

Columbia's Assembly Street Improvement project is one of 10 finalists competing to be called the "Best in America," and online voters have the opportunity to put the Palmetto State ahead of projects in Michigan, Florida, Texas and other states for the People's Choice Award.

Program targets stress at work

This summer UofSC started a new stress management program, Gamecocks Thrive: Tranquility at Work and Beyond, to help reduce stress by increasing faculty and staff members' ability to avoid, manage and cope with stressors in the workplace.

Sophomore September begins

September is "Sophomore September," and the Office of Student Engagement has events for students all month.

Drive safely

Abiding by traffic laws and driving the speed limit are important examples of being a good neighbor inside and outside the campus community.

UofSC has record-setting year for sponsored research

From finding efficient new sources of energy to uncovering novel ways to combat diseases, the University of South Carolina is on the vanguard of research that improves the lives of people in South Carolina and beyond. Spurred by breakthrough research in medicine, energy and law, the university set a record for sponsored award funding during the 2015 fiscal year.

What's new at Carolina

New students, new services, new features and, this year, even some new facilities and locations. We've compiled a list so you'll know what's new at Carolina.

New center opens for advising

The Provost's Office has announced the launch of the new University Advising Center on the Columbia's campus. The University Advising Center supports the academic mission of the University of South Carolina by providing undergraduate students, academic advisors, and the campus community with the resources, training, services, and assessment in accordance with national best practices.

Pedestrian traffic expected during events

As UofSC welcomes new students to campus, faculty and staff members should be prepared for an influx of pedestrian traffic around campus Aug. 15-17, especially around the Colonial Life Arena.

Get fit with Campus Rec

Are you a full-time faculty or staff member that wants to work on getting fit this semester? Let Campus Recreation help. Campus Rec has two facilities open to faculty and staff members to help reach those fitness goals.

Apply to be an EcoRep

Are you interested in environmental issues? Apply to become an EcoRep! EcoReps is a peer leadership group focused on educating students about sustainability and environmental issues.

Recycling oppurtunties for students

On move in day don’t throw away those old boxes, recycle them! UofSC will have dumpsters for cardboard placed in convenient locations at each residence hall from Aug. 12 - 20.