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Play it safe

In your residence hall or apartment, on campus, around town and at the game, it's important to watch our for your own safety and the well-being of others. Here are a few tips: 


William Shakespeare

Shakespeare by the numbers

“We know what we are,” Shakespeare once wrote, “but know not what we may be.” If only the old Bard could have sat in on “Mathematics for Shakespeare,” an Honors College course at the University of South Carolina. He would have learned how to take the full measure for measure of his own literary works, using statistical software and linear algebra to probe and pose questions about everything from his sonnets to soliloquies.

students working togther at a table in a coffee shop

Let's Get to Work

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

Jade Battiste

Graduate comes full circle, earning degree her father helped start

Jade Battiste is grateful for her parents’ patient support as she has traveled a nontraditional path to her bachelor’s degree. But she is especially grateful to her father, Luther Battiste, who helped create the African American Studies program at the University of South Carolina 50 years ago.



New year, new you?

Healthy Carolina's guide to reaching your health and wellness goals in the new year by crafting the right, smart goal.

Parking/transportation changes for spring 2020

The new Greene Street Bridge construction and more spring events at Founders Park change parking options available for South Carolina students, faculty and staff for the spring semester.

Postal Services sets 3 spring Passport Fairs

This spring, Postal Services will offer three passport fairs in its student mail center in the Russell House on Wednesdays in January and February. Passport processing will be available from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 29, Feb. 7 and Feb. 21.

Swipe Out Hunger program assists students dealing with food insecurity

Student Government, in partnership with Aramark, launched Swipe Out Hunger to aid students dealing with food insecurity, which is the lack of reliable access to sufficient quantities of affordable, nutritious food.

Sign up to attend the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs diversity retreat

The Carolina Diversity Retreat is an off-campus weekend experience filled with interactive social justice workshops, aimed to empower students to become change agents on their campuses and within their communities.

Apply to attend civil rights alternative spring break

Travel to seven cities and four states to visit museums, institutes, centers, universities and historic places identified with The Civil Rights Movement this spring break.

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Student Events

National Student Exchange Information Table

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Location: RHUU Russell House 2nd Floor Lobby Space 02

Gamecocks Have Heart!

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Location: RHUU Russell House 2nd Floor Lobby Space 02

Spring Student Organization Fair

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Spring Student Organization Fair

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Spring Student Organization Fair

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2020

Location: RHUU Greene Street

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Dates and Deadlines

Stories for Students

Maxcy Monument on the historic Horseshoe

Carolina Day highlights UofSC's role in building a stronger state

Each January, University of South Carolina alumni and advocates come together in person and online in a show of support for UofSC’s efforts to build a stronger state — and to ask state legislators to join the cause. Here, we look at some of the ways in which the university is advancing our state.


UofSC climbs in nursing, education rankings

The University of South Carolina ranks No. 1 in the nation among public universities (No. 2 overall) for its online graduate nursing program, according to U.S. News and World Report’s annual online rankings.

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