Carolina Alert

Your one-stop emergency information source, Carolina Alert is the destination for news and information, safety tips, emergency procedures and to learn how you can help keep campus safe.

Copyrights and Trademarks

In addition to the copyright for the website, the university owns and manages many additional copyrights and registered trademarks.

Equal Opportunity Programs

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The University of South Carolina has designated as the ADA Title II, Section 504, and Title IX coordinator the Executive Assistant to the President for Equal Opportunity Programs. The Office of the Executive Assistant to the President for Equal Opportunity Programs is located at 1600 Hampton St., Suite 805, Columbia, SC; telephone 803-777-3854.


The Privacy Statement governs the manner in which the University of South Carolina collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users of the website.

Student Consumer Information

The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) requires colleges and universities that participate in federal student financial aid programs to disclose certain information to current and prospective students, and university employees.  This page provides these disclosures in one coherent location.

Transparency Initiative

The University of South Carolina is committed to openness about the sources and uses of university funds. The transparency initiative provides information on payments to university vendors as well as for athletics team travel and state procurement cards. These pages also contain links to university financial statements, budget documents approved by the university's Board of Trustees and annual reports compiled by the university for other state agencies.