Recent Announcements

UofSC seeks feedback on sexual assault communications

The university is conducting a survey on sexual assault prevention and communications. Please take a few minutes to participate in our survey. Your answers are completely anonymous, and your responses are very important to the university.

Who's hiring UofSC grads?

Want to know who's hiring Carolina grads? The Career Center has released the names of the top ten employers for the 2013-2014 recruiting cycle at UofSC. Due to a tie, there are 14 companies listed that hired the most Gamecocks.

Campus housing sign-up starts Nov. 3

On-campus housing sign-ups will be begin Monday, Nov. 3 for returning students. Applications are due by Monday, Dec. 1 and students will be notified on Jan. 5, 2015 if they've been awarded housing for the 2015/2016 academic year.

Report hire to Career Center

Students who accept an offer for a spring 2015 internship or co-op must Report A Hire on JobMate by Jan. 20, 2015 to maintain their student status.

What to Know Before You Mo', Bro

There are more mopeds and scooters on campus than ever. Learn about the different laws and safety guidelines exist for these vehicles before cranking up the engine.

Nourish your mind and body this Wellness Week

Student Health Services wants everyone at UofSC to learn about their bodies and minds during Wellness Week, Oct. 28- Nov. 4. The week will include information sessions and lectures about everything from sexual health to domestic violence. All events are free for students, faculty and staff.

Students host swab drive to 'Be the Match'

Eric Villeneuve, a junior criminal justice major, is hoping to get more University of South Carolina students registered with the national Be The Match bone marrow registry. Along with a group of students, he has started UofSC's own Be the Match student organization.

Enter to win Carolinian Creed contest

Apply for the Creed and Diversity Day contest for a chance to win a $500 scholarship. Submissions should answer the question "what does the Carolinian Creed mean to me?" and address the presence, or absence, of the Creed's values on campus.

Applications available for outstanding senior award

The University of South Carolina's Honors and Awards Commission is accepting applications for the Who's Who Among Students in American Universities & Colleges award. Students who apply will be considered for the honor of Outstanding Senior at UofSC.

Health center improves care for students

The University of South Carolina's Student Health Services has begun a new initiative to ensure quality healthcare for students at the Thomson Student Health Center. Students visiting the health center will now be treated by care teams. When a student visits the General Medicine Center, he or she will be assigned a primary care provider who is a part of a care team of other physicians and nurse practitioners.

Study abroad in Montecastello

The Study Abroad Office is now offering a multidisciplinary summer program for students in the heart of Italy. UofSC in Montecastello, a new initiative that offers the opportunity to take a variety of intensive summer courses, allows students to learn from UofSC professors but to take those courses overseas in the traditional Italian town of Montecastello di Vibio.

Find adventure with USC Alternative Break trips

Get away this Winter or Spring break and give back to a community in need by going on an Alternative Break Service Trip. Students can choose from different locations to spend their break and provide help to those who need it.

Gamecock Pantry provides food for students in need

The Gamecock Pantry is a campus food pantry created for students, by students, with a goal to provide food and aid to those in the UofSC community who need it. The pantry is always welcoming donations from the community.

Apply to be on the Carolina Productions Executive Board

Carolina Productions, University of South Carolina's student organization that provides entertainment and education through a wide range of events and activities, is now accepting applications for its nine executive board positions.

Help make UofSC a Tree Campus USA

The University of South Carolina's historic Horseshoe is home to some of the most beautiful and oldest trees on campus. This month students, faculty and staff members can vote to help UofSC win the Tree Campus USA - Celebrate Arbor Day Event Contest.

Don't miss the chance to study abroad

Don't miss the opportunity to travel the world during your time at college. Make sure to keep track of all the upcoming deadlines to make the process of studying abroad go smoothly.

Flu shot clinics available throughout Oct.

Student Health Services is offering flu shots during clinics at the Thomson Student Health Center, as well as other locations around campus. The shots cost $10 for students and $20 for faculty and staff. Vaccines are also available at the Thomson Student Health Center - just walk in, no appointment needed. Bring your Carolina Card with you.

Participate in health literacy research study

Students are invited to participate in a completely voluntary research study on health literacy by completing an anonymous survey online. Information is being collected on students' opinions and behaviors related to health communications and utilization of health care services. The information will be used to develop training modules and tools to assist UofSC students in becoming well-informed health care consumers.

Celebrate LBGTQ month

Celebrate October's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,Transgender and Questioning History Month with The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs LGBT Programs in multiple ways including programs, student organization events, and training and educational workshops.