Announcements for Parents and Families

2018 graduation dinner and lunch

March 01, 2018, Jalesa Cooley

The UofSC Alumni Center invites graduates to dine in their new home before or after commencement exercises, compliments of the My Carolina Alumni Association. Pre-purchased tickets are required.

Finals Frenzy

December 01, 2017, Jalesa Cooley

Join the Student Success Center Dec. 9-17 for Finals Frenzy. There will be exam review sessions led by SI and peer tutors as well as peer writing & communications tutors.

Student services and activities

September 08, 2017

Though UofSC's Columbia campus is closed in anticipation of inclement weather Monday, Sept. 11, we're still providing essential services, and a number of events and activities for students. The campus will re-open at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12.

Carolina ring week

September 05, 2017, Jalesa Cooley

The time is approaching to order your official Carolina ring. This year there will be two ring ordering locations: the Russell House lobby and the Darla Moore School of Business.

Michelin unites UofSC and Clemson through sustainability course

October 23, 2016

Michelin North America invites students from UofSC and Clemson to apply for Civil and Environmental Engineering 490, an introductory course to industrial sustainability. Up to 12 students from each school will be chosen to join the project starting this spring.

Student services and activities

October 05, 2016

Though UofSC's Columbia campus is closed while the state prepares for Hurricane Matthew, we're still providing essential services, academic support and a number of events and activities for students.

UofSC launches bold health sciences initiative

September 16, 2016, Wes Hickman

As the Southeast’s most comprehensive health sciences teaching and research institution, the University of South Carolina will build on its nationally recognized programs in medicine, nursing, social work, public health, pharmacy, biochemistry, business, computing and others, as well as its unique partnerships with health care providers throughout the state, to create the premier health sciences experience for both undergraduate and graduate students.

UofSC excels in latest U.S. News college rankings

September 13, 2016, Jeff Stensland

The University of South Carolina achieved its highest ranking ever in the new U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Colleges” list. The school moved up three slots from last year and is now ranked 49th among all public universities. Among state flagship universities, USC ranks 27th nationwide.