Announcements for Parents and Families

Postal Services sets 3 spring Passport Fairs

January 16, 2020, Koby Padgett

This spring, Postal Services will offer three passport fairs in its student mail center in the Russell House 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.

Read before you rideshare

August 22, 2019

UofSC's police department wants students to travel safely on and off campus. Follow these tips the next time you use Uber or Lyft.

Move-in packages

August 14, 2019

Learn how to address and pick up move-in packages.

Avoid job scams

June 05, 2019, Ashley Elliott

As summer gets underway, there's been an increased number of job scams targeting college students across the country. The Career Center has tips to help you avoid getting duped.

Plan for commencement traffic around Colonial Life Arena

May 08, 2019, Koby Padgett

With commencement ceremonies set for Friday and Saturday (May 10-11), Parking and Transportation Services urges all faculty, staff and visitors to allow for additional time to navigate traffic and consider utilizing shuttle service while traveling to Colonial Life Arena this weekend.

Second Spring Passport Fair on March 27

March 19, 2019, Koby Padgett

The University of South Carolina hosts its second passport fair during the spring semester on Wednesday, March 27 in the Golden Spur Gameroom, located in the basement of the Russell House.

Colonial Life Arena main entrance

UofSC welcomes NCAA Tournament to Colonial Life Arena

March 18, 2019, Koby Padgett

The University of South Carolina is hosting the first and second rounds of the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Colonial Life Arena, March 22-24, welcoming thousands of visitors to campus and the city of Columbia for the event. The city, the COMET bus service and the university have created a transportation plan for the week for visitors and regular commuters.