At a Glance
- Housing for all students
- Suite-style rooms
- Located near the Horseshoe (map)
- One of the most diverse communities on campus
Get full details about living at Maxcy.
See Our Rooms
See how students are making their space their own.
Get a feel for how your space will be laid out.
Take a virtual tour of the International House at Maxcy.
Where You'll Live
Suite-style rooms located behind the Horseshoe in the center of campus, with in-building classrooms and a demonstration kitchen.
- Tile floor
- Two beds
- Two dressers
- Two closets
- Two desks w/chairs
- Shower (no curtain provided) and toilet
- Sink is located in room
Internet Connection: Yes (2 per room)
Cable is not available in the residence halls.
Keycard Access: Yes
Kitchen: First floor
Laundry Room: In basement
Meeting Rooms: Yes
Lounge Space: First floor
Total Area: 16'3" x 10'10"
Bathroom: 3'5" x 4'6"
Window: 65" wide x 64" tall
Space under sink: 13"
Ceiling Height: 107"
Wall Type: Drywall
Microfridge Rental: Yes, click here for more information.
Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" wide x 86" long x 36" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 31"
Desk: 25" deep x 43" wide x 30" tall
Desk Chair: 18" deep x 18" wide x 33" tall
Dresser: 20" deep x 30" wide x 45" tall
Dresser Drawers: 5 1/2" deep
Closet: 20" deep x 51" wide x 107" tall
Loftable Bed: Yes, please reference the policy.
Bunkable Bed: Yes
Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.
Students who want to live in a diverse community to learn about the world, its cultures and its languages, and want to promote better international understanding.
Live-In Residence Hall Director: 1 Graduate Student
Resident Mentors: 6 Undergraduate Students
Is this the place for you?
The new incoming student housing application is now live via the Housing portal at my.sc.edu. Deadline to apply is May 15.
Some insurance providers will request the physical address of your student’s residence hall. The address for Maxcy is listed below. Please remember that USPS, UPS and FedEx will not deliver to our residence halls. Packages and mail should be sent to your student’s USC PO Box.
1332 Pendleton Street
Columbia, SC 29208