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USC Salkehatchie Announces Commencement Plans

USC Salkehatchie is pleased to announce it will host in-person spring commencement ceremonies to recognize the achievements of the class of 2021 in an outdoor ceremony on April 30 at 10:30 a.m. on the Allendale campus.

USC Salkehatchie Nursing Students Participate in COVID Vaccination Clinic

20 USC Salkehatchie nursing students volunteered at COVID vaccination clinics hosted at USC Salkehatchie's Allendale campus in partnership with Allendale County Hospital. While senior nurses administered the vaccines, other students helped with registration and logistics. Approximately 600 doses of the vaccine were dispensed at the clinics held March 16 and March 23.

McCrary named USC Salkehatchie STEM Program Manager

USC Salkehatchie is pleased to announce that Holly Hughes McCrary has been named program manager for its STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) program initiatives.

Chamber honors Alumna Erin Long as Educator of the Year

The Hampton County Chamber of Commerce has recognized USC Salkehatchie alumna Erin Long as its 2020 Educator of the Year. The award recognizes those who go the extra mile to make a difference for the county and its citizens and to honor those in the community who share the same vision and mission. Erin Long currently serves as the Wade Hampton High School Media Specialist.

Leadership Salkehatchie announces graduation of Class of 2020, names Class of 2022

USC Salkehatchie and SouthernCarolina Alliance proudly announce the completion of its 2020 Leadership Salkehatchie class, a program that empowers participants with the economic development knowledge and skills needed to cultivate progress within the Salkehatchie Region.

Community Interest Courses Offered Beginning March 15

Community interest courses in golf, yoga, and computer literacy will be offered during the Spring II session. Students ages 60 and over can take the classes for no tution.

Fall 2020 President's and Dean's Lists Announced

USC Salkehatchie is proud to recognize 102 of its exceptional students for achieving the honor of President's List or Dean's List for the Fall 2020 term.

Joye Named Director of Athletics

USC Salkehatchie has named Jeremy Joye as its Director of Athletics effective January 4. Joye will replace the retiring Jane Brewer who held the role for 13 years. Joye will continue to lead the Salkehatchie baseball program where he has served as head coach since 2018.

Long-time Student Affairs Dean, Jane Brewer, Announces Retirement

After a storied career spanning 43 years, USC Salkehatchie's Jane Brewer is retiring at the end of the year. "I am both excited about this new chapter in my life and sad to leave Salkehatchie. I have worked here for 43 years so it has been a big part of my life. It will be strange not to be wrapped up in all things Salk! But after 43 years, it is time for Jane time," Brewer said.

Free Covid Testing for Students and Employees

University Health Services is providing FREE Covid-19 testing on Tuesday, October 27 for USC Salkehatchie students and employees. The event will be held on both campuses: Allendale - 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. and Walterboro - 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Salkehatchie Welcomes Students, Faculty and Staff

Dr. Chris Nesmith welcomes the Salkehatchie faculty back to campus and provides information to help ensure a safe return.

Take the Salkehatchie Pledge!

As students return to campus it is imperative that we work together to stay safe. Take the Salkehatchie Pledge to be a responsible Salkehatchie community member.

USC Salkehatchie announces reopening for Fall 2020 semester face-to-face instruction

USC Salkehatchie will reopen for in-person classes on the Allendale and Walterboro campuses on August 20, 2020. In order to safely welcome students back, school leaders have reimagined life on its campuses for students, faculty, staff, and visitors. Face coverings will be required on-campus and social distancing will be implemented in classrooms and other campus settings among members of the campus community. Additional online options are also available for students.

Sarah Ward: Onward and Upward

Sarah Ward is 17 years old and has lived in Colleton County all of her life. Like most typical teenaged girls, she loves to shop and be with friends. But Sarah is anything but typical. She just recently graduated from Colleton County High School. But she also graduated with an associate degree from ... college, the first person to achieve this at CCHS.

High School Students Earn Associate Degrees

6 dually enrolled members of the Class of 2020 not only earned their high school diplomas, but also their associate degrees with honors from USC Salkehatchie.

USC Salkehatchie Launches Campus Reopening Task Force

USC Salkehatchie has launched a Campus Reopening Task Force to develop protocols and procedures necessary to safely open its campus to faculty, staff, and students.

Make every second count

Rosina Fadul, BSN 2015, shares her experiences as a nurse on the frontlines in New Jersey during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Congratulations, Class of 2020!

USC Salkehatchie celebrates the successes of its 120 graduates.

Salkehatchie announces academic awards, student of year

recognizes students who excel academically and who demonstrate other outstanding attributes such as involvement in campus activities, engagement in community service, and support of fellow students.

2020 RISE Recipients

The Office of the Vice President for Research is very pleased to recognize the 2020 RISE Recipients.

Resources for Students and Faculty

In an effort to assist our students with available resources in these trying times, USC Salk has identified the following internet service providers that are providing free avenues for students to connect to the internet. We encourage all of our students to take advantage of the available resources.

Don't let your zip code define you

When Bakari Sellers spoke at USC Salkehatchie on Feb. 26, he had a clear message to his audience: Don't let your zip code define who you are. "You can be from Hampton, Allendale, Colleton or Bamberg and show that you, too, can change the world," Sellers said.

Honor Lists Announced

USC Salkehatchie is proud to recognize 100 of its exceptional students for achieving the honor of President's List or Dean's List for the Fall 2019 term. In order to qualify for the President's List, students must earn a 4.0 GPA in all coursework attempted. To qualify for the Dean's list a student must earn at least a 3.5 GPA in all coursework attempted.

Smalls named Jefferson Award Recipient

Instructor of Criminal Justice Kevin Smalls, also a Colleton County deputy, took the time to listen, took the time to act and chartered a new course for a complete stranger. Because of his actions, Smalls was named a Jefferson Award winner by ABC News 4.

Steward Lectures in London

Associate Professor of History Dr. Rodney Steward recently lectured to the American Civil War Round Table of the United Kingdom in London.


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