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South Quad

Furnished apartments with private rooms plus in-building classrooms and laundry, located across from the Blatt P.E. Center.

At a Glance

  • Housing for all students
  • Apartment-style living
  • Located across from Blatt P.E. Center (map)
  • Two in-building classrooms



See Our Rooms


Where You'll Live

Each four-bedroom apartment has single bedrooms for individual privacy and two bathrooms.


  • Vinyl faux wood floors
  • Bed
  • Dresser
  • Closet
  • Desk w/chair


  • Tub with shower (no curtain provided) and toilet
  • Sink is located in hallway


  • Refigerator
  • Sink
  • Stove

Living Room

  • Couch
  • TV Stand
  • Dining Room Table
  • Dining Room Chairs (2)
  • Lounging Chairs (2)

*Microwave not included. Microwave slot will fit a regular sized unit.


Wi-Fi: Yes
Cable Connection: Yes
Internet Connection: Yes (1 per room)


Floors: 4
Keycard Access: Yes


Laundry Room: First floor

Common Areas

Lounge Space: Lower level


Living/Dining Room: 13' x 10'
Kitchen:  13' x 5'3"
Bedroom: 9' x 10'
Bathroom:  5'5" x 4'11"
Living Room Window: 47" wide x 79" tall
Bedroom Window:  47" wide x 70" tall
Space Under Sink: 28" tall x 27" deep x 40" wide
Ceiling Height: 10 ft.
Wall Type: Drywall
Microfridge Rental: No

Bedroom Furniture

Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" deep x 43" wide x 31" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 35"
Minimum Bed Height: 13"
Desk: 25" deep x 43" wide x 31" tall
Desk Chair: 19" deep x 18" wide x 33" tall
Dresser: 21" deep x 31" wide x 48" tall
Dresser Drawers: 5 1/2" deep (5 drawers)
Closet: 32" wide x 24" deep 

Loftable Bed: Yes, please reference the policy.

Living Room Furniture

Dining Table: 35" wide x 30" tall
Dining Room Chairs: 20" deep x 18" wide x 32" tall
Lounging Chair: 32" deep x 28" wide x 32" high
TV Stand: 24" deep x 42" wide x 17" tall
Side Table: 18" deep x 22" wide x 17" tall

Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.

Rhodos Fellows Community

Students who are pursuing careers in information, design, and computing and are interested in becoming part of the next generation of graduates driving the future of digital technologies.

Live-In Residence Life Coordinator
Resident Mentors:  15 Undergraduate Students


Is this the place for you?

Housing applications for Spring will be available October 15, 2020. Returning student sign up begins early January 11, 2021 and new incoming student sign up begins February 15, 2021.



Some insurance providers will request the physical address of your student’s residence hall. The address for South Quad 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.

500 Sumter Street
Columbia, SC 29208

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