Our focus is maintaining a stable, healthy environment and mitigating the risks of
COVID-19 in ways that support greater teaching and student success. We'll continue to update this information as changes occur.
Employees are required to wear face coverings inside the School of Law EXCEPT when
they are eating or working alone inside their office.
A cloth face covering and a face shield have been provided by the School of Law for
every employee. If you have not already received yours, please contact your supervisor.
While the School of Law will be open 24/7 for employees with their Carolina Card,
newbuilding hours have been established for the fall semester for students and visitors.
A daily health screening MUST be submitted before entering the building.
Daily Health Screenings
The University of South Carolina is requiring all on-campus employees (and visitors)
to participate in daily health screenings in order to mitigate the risk of any outbreak
or disease transmission on-campus.
The School of Law will be utilizing the survey tool Qualtrics to administer the requiredelectronic daily screening form to reduce the potential risk of exposure associated with the physical interchange
of paper documents. The survey responses will be made available to supervisors by accessing a secured
Those uncomfortable submitting the electronic form may print out and complete therequired daily wellness form [pdf] and send it directly to their supervisor (staff) or to Sonya Paulk (faculty).
Employees who are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms or have tested positive for COVID-19
should call theuniversity's Coronavirus Hotline at 803-576-8511.
The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) recommends
that employees who have been ill not come to work until 7 days have passed since their
symptoms began AND they are free of fever (100.4°F [37.8°C] or less using an oral
thermometer) or signs of fever for 3 days without the use of fever-reducing medicines
and their other symptoms have improved.