Category Archives: Maps & Images

Construction begins on UofSC health center expansion

                      By Jeff Stensland, stenslan@mailbox.sc.edu, 803-777-3686 Construction is underway on the expansion and upgrade of the student health center, a project that promises to offer students enhanced health and wellness services … finish reading Construction begins on UofSC health center expansion

Street closing update

By Jeff Stensland, 803-777-3686 Construction on Foundation Square, a public park at the intersection of Greene and Lincoln streets, is underway. This project will be completed in multiple phases and will result in traffic detours. Motorists are advised to be … finish reading Street closing update

Increased traffic near arena next two weekends

The Jehovah’s Witnesses conference at the Colonial Life Arena will resume at 8 a.m. Friday, July 3, and continue through Sunday, July 5.  The final meetings of this year’s conference will be Friday, July 10, through Sunday, July 12. There … finish reading Increased traffic near arena next two weekends

Horseshoe sod update

By Jeff Stensland, 803-777-3686 Notice the Horseshoe looks a little different lately? That’s because work has begun on a project to replace 2 acres of worn, weedy turf with new sod. The new grass is lush zoysia grass, a variety … finish reading Horseshoe sod update

High school commencement ceremonies begin at Colonial Life Arena

It’s high school graduation season once again and University of South Carolina students, faculty and staff should prepare for heavier than normal traffic near the Colonial Life Arena. Commencement ceremonies from six area school districts begin on Wednesday, May 27 … finish reading High school commencement ceremonies begin at Colonial Life Arena

Historic Horseshoe to get new grass, bricks

By Jeff Stensland, 803-777-3686 The University of South Carolina’s Horseshoe is getting a summer makeover of fresh grass and new bricks, and that should be welcomed news for the picnickers, bookworms and Frisbee enthusiasts who enjoy spending time basking under … finish reading Historic Horseshoe to get new grass, bricks

Housing construction update

By Jeff Stensland, 803-777-3686 Construction is progressing on 650 Lincoln, the newest campus student housing complex that will allow upperclassmen to live in the heart of the university’s west campus. In order to complete the phase 1 of the project, … finish reading Housing construction update

Upgrade to power substation will result in brief outages Tuesday (Dec. 16), Saturday (Dec. 20)

An upgrade to the Pendleton Street electrical substation will require two short planned power outages on Tuesday, Dec. 16 and Saturday, Dec. 20 to much of the Columbia campus. The purpose of the upgrade is to minimize future electrical outages … finish reading Upgrade to power substation will result in brief outages Tuesday (Dec. 16), Saturday (Dec. 20)

Upgrade to power substation will result in brief outages on Thursday (Oct. 23)

By Jeff Stensland, 803-777-3686 An upgrade to the Pendleton Street electrical substation will require two short planned power outages on Thursday, Oct. 23 to much of the Columbia campus. The purpose of the upgrade is to minimize future electrical outages … finish reading Upgrade to power substation will result in brief outages on Thursday (Oct. 23)

Additional parking garage spaces now available

By Jeff Stensland 803-777-3686 It’s not too late for students, faculty and staff to purchase parking permits for university garages. Approximately 600 reserved garage spaces are now available for sale in several garages including: Blossom Street Garage Bull Street Garage … finish reading Additional parking garage spaces now available