Spring 2021 Update
Due to COVID-19 large in-person visits are postponed. This page will be updated when visits resume.
What is Big Friday?
On designated Fridays throughout the fall and spring semesters we welcome prospective students and their families for Big Friday sessions! Big Friday offers a comprehensive overview of the College of Engineering and Computing and will typically include a welcome from the dean, a current student question and answer panel and tours led by faculty in specific majors.
- 3:30 to 3:45 p.m. - Welcome from the Dean
- 3:45 to 4 p.m. – General overview of the College of Engineering and Computing
- 4 to 4:30 p.m. – Question and answer panel with current students
- 4:30 to 5 p.m. – Faculty guided tour of the department of your choice
High school age and older prospective students (and their families), that are interested in majoring in engineering or computing.
When and How?
Big Friday is generally held six times per year, one Friday in February, March, April, September, October and November.
Big Friday does not include a tour of the campus. Please register for a full UofSC Campus Tour with the Visitors Center.