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Keep Carolina safe

You have a critical role in reducing the spread of COVID-19 on campus and in the Carolina Community. Demonstrate your commitment to keep UofSC in good health by being a part of #IPledgeColumbia and honoring the pledge during the semester.


Best on-campus eats

With over 30 restaurants on campus to choose from, there is no shortage of variety when it comes to dining at UofSC. Check out this gallery of mouthwatering meals from some of our favorite  dining options.

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Let's Get to Work

Check out this week's highlighted jobs, internships, co-ops and service opportunities from YOUR UofSC career finder, Handshake.



Register for the Fall 2020 Education Abroad Virtual Fair

The Fall 2020 Education Abroad Virtual Fair will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 22 from 11 a.m to 4 p.m. on Handshake.

Applications open for University Libraries' Student Advisory Council

University Libraries is seeking applications for its 2020-2021 Student Advisory Council.

Applications open for University 101 Peer Leaders

Applications new University 101 Peer Leaders are open. Students who plan to study abroad during spring 2021 or wish to be considered for a fall interview and early decision should apply by Oct. 20. All other candidates must apply by the regular decision deadline on Jan. 20.

Changes come with UofSC, COMET agreement

On Sept. 1, traveling around the University of South Carolina’s campus will look different, as the university and COMET join forces to provide campus transit.

University rolls out changes to meet the "new normal"

As students embark on this unprecedented semester, they’re encountering many campus changes designed to help them navigate a new environment — safely.

The Behavioral Intervention Team is now the Student Care and Outreach Team

The Student Care and Outreach Team (Care Team), formerly known as the Behavioral Intervention Team, has expanded its services.

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Student Events

Fight the Flu!

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: Meeting Room - Center for Health and Well-Being 217

Coping with COVID

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: See event description for more details.

SAFE COVID Testing - Davis Field ll

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: Davis Field II - Thomas Cooper Library Side

UofSC Career & Internship Virtual Fair - Corporate Careers & Beyond

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: See event description for more details.

Alpha Sigma Phi Information Tabling

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: RHUU Greene Street Space 01

McCutchen House Bistro

Tuesday, Sep. 29, 2020

Location: McCutchen House

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Dates and Deadlines

Stories for Students

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Garnet Apple winner: Catherine Gustafson

Catherine Gustafson was working as a general manager at a private club in Columbia in 1993 when a Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management faculty member became ill halfway through the spring semester. She was asked to step in and finish teaching the club management class.

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University of South Carolina, Navatek win contract to research Navy power and energy systems

The U.S. Office of Naval Research has awarded the partnership of the University of South Carolina and Navatek LLC a $9.2 million contract for the research of power and energy systems and the development of digital twin prototypes. Advanced power control systems will be developed to intelligently manage the power and energy resources on ships that use directed energy weapons, such as railguns, lasers and missile defense radars.

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William Hubbard starts tenure as law school dean

Instead of contemplating retirement, longtime Columbia attorney, Board and Trustees member and past president of the American Bar Association William Hubbard is focused on his new tenure as dean of his alma mater’s School of Law.

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