Weather related announcements and updates

Check this page for the latest information during weather events.

Classes cancelled for remainder of Thursday afternoon

Last updated at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020

Due to expected inclement weather, all classes for the remainder of Thursday Feb. 6 are cancelled. Monitor www.sc.edu/weathersocial media and Carolina Alert for updates.

Heavy rain, strong winds

A storm front is expected to bring between 2-4” of rainfall today and strong winds throughout the day and evening. Students, faculty and staff should exercise appropriate caution when traveling and are encouraged to monitor www.sc.edu/weathersocial media and Carolina Alert for updates.

Alternate parking available

With anticipated heavy rainfall, Parking Services is allowing campus community to move cars into garages and away from flood-prone areas, which include by Blatt PE Center, and near the intersections of Whaley and Main Streets, and Whaley and Catawba.

Gates are opened at the following garages:

  • Athletic Village Garage
  • Blossom St. Garage
  • Bull St. Garage
  • Senate St. Garage


As a state agency, the university follows the delay and closing determinations of Richland County government and the South Carolina governor’s office.