Faculty and Staff Announcements
December 09, 2022, Jeff Stensland
After more than two years of mass testing on campus, beginning in January 2023, the university will discontinue mass testing and modify infectious disease mitigation strategies to treat COVID-19. This decision is based on the wide availability of COVID-19 vaccinations, boosters and home test kits in the community as well as declining demand for on-campus testing.
December 02, 2022, Cecilia Dore
The Division of Information Technology is seeing an increase in phishing email messages, including emails that falsely claim to be from university officials in an attempt to get users to click on links within the message.
November 22, 2022
On Wednesday, Dec. 7, the new Greene Street bridge over the railroad tracks near the Colonial Life Arena will open for pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles. The bridge opening and two roadway closures will affect traffic patterns in the area as commuters adjust to the changes.
November 13, 2022
SEC Network will broadcast live from the historic Horseshoe and film on the University of South Carolina campus this weekend. The main event will be the live broadcast of SEC Nation 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, but there are plenty of chances to show your Gamecock spirit.
October 25, 2022
The university is streamlining its logo and introducing a new spirit mark. The brand update will take effect on Jan. 4, with some changes taking place immediately. Our interim guidance offers answers on how to handle communications between now and Jan. 4.
October 11, 2022, Cecilia Dore
Wherever you are on your entrepreneurial journey, you will get what you need to move forward at 2022 The Growth Summit. The McNair Institute for Entrepreneurism and Free Enterprise at the University of South Carolina is proud to be a co-host of the Growth Summit, taking place in October.
October 06, 2022, Cecilia Dore
Dance Marathon will be working directly with Children’s Miracle Network collect and send donations for Golisano Children’s Hospital in Southwest Florida.
October 06, 2022, Koby Padgett
Shuttle and transit services will have reduced hours and routes during fall break.
August 24, 2022
This one-day retreat with UofSC President Michael Amiridis is a chance for students to share their perspectives, generate new ideas and help elevate the South Carolina experience even further.
August 19, 2022, Koby Padgett
A section of South Assembly Street will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday (Aug. 24-25) for railroad crossing work between Rosewood Drive and Whaley Street.
May 13, 2022, Koby Padgett
Summer is a great time to get maintenance issues fixed and the best way to do that is to submit a work request form to Facilities Services, which handles maintenance requests for all educational and general buildings on campus.
April 26, 2022, Sophie Karapatakis
Collin Crick has received the 2022 Outstanding Advocate for First-Year Students Award for his contribution to serving first-year students through teaching, advising and mentoring.
April 14, 2022, Sophie Karapatakis
Four UofSC students have been awarded Critical Language Scholarships for intensive language studies this summer. The awardees are undergraduates Laurel Davis, Maeve Smith and Hall West and graduate student Agnes Nzomene Kahouo Foda.
March 03, 2022, Koby Padgett
For the 13th-straight year, the University of South Carolina earned Tree Campus Higher Education distinction by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
January 20, 2022, Koby Padgett
With campus closing on Friday, January 21 due to predicted inclement weather, UofSC Parking and Transportation Services will allow students, faculty and staff to park on the lower levels of the Bull St. Garage and the metered spaces on the lower two levels in the Pendleton St. Garage.
October 20, 2021, Cam Adams
Garnet Media Group took home three first-place Associated Collegiate Press Pacemaker awards and four College Media Association Pinnacle awards over the weekend. These awards are given to the nation’s best collegiate media entries.
August 12, 2021, Koby Padgett
Postal Services' USPS Customer Retail Counter at 1600 Hampton Street will be open on Monday, Aug. 16 from 12-3 p.m., and those hours will remain until Friday, Sept. 10. The change will help staff handle the fall 2021 move-in of students.
August 10, 2021
The University of South Carolina’s Presidential Candidate Search Committee will host a series of town halls to provide our community the opportunity to give feedback on the professional and personal qualifications the committee should seek in the next president of the university as well as the challenges candidates should be equipped to face.
August 09, 2021
Faculty and staff are invited to the opening on Friday of Gamecock iHub, the University of South Carolina’s Apple Authorized Campus Store.
August 01, 2021, Michelle Foster
Learn some tips to help you identify malicious phishing emails, and be sure to report them to the UofSC Information Security Office.
July 09, 2021, Cam Adams
At the 2021 Virtual Summer Research Symposium, undergraduate researchers can showcase their research and share their findings with visitors.
June 02, 2021, Cam Adams
As part of the university’s ongoing efforts to promote a more inclusive campus environment, students, faculty and staff can now add preferred names and personal pronouns to their information. Individuals can do so by logging into myaccount.sc.edu.
April 01, 2021, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina earned its 12th-straight Tree Campus Higher Education® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management in 2020.
March 28, 2021, Nina Jackson
We need your input as we expand services and programs during the transition to University Health Services.
March 19, 2021, Koby Padgett
As university employees return to buildings that may have been empty or only partially occupied, numerous maintenance issues could arise. The best way to address those issues is to submit a work request form to Facilities Services, which handles maintenance requests for all buildings on campus.
March 12, 2021, Koby Padgett
As you prepare to return to campus for the remainder of the spring semester, Parking and Transportation Services will reopen its spring 2021 online permit portal to smooth your transition back.
March 07, 2021, Koby Padgett
After a year on hold, the Campus Village project has resumed.
February 21, 2021, Jeff Stensland
The University of South Carolina’s Student Health Services will soon widen its mission to better serve the entire university community and beginning July 1, it will be known as University Health Services.
February 04, 2021, Jason Dermack
A panel of student leaders will discuss their experiences during the pandemic in a virtual event hosted by the UofSC Alumni Association and Primsa Health on March 9.