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Developing future leaders in the new Leadership and Service Center

The Leadership and Service Center (LSC) opened recently and is a brand new space for your UofSC student to utilize while on campus. Continue reading


Student Government now accepting airport shuttle reservations for spring break

DEADLINE: FRI., FEB. 27, noon The Student Government airport shuttle will take students to the Columbia airport March 6 and 7 and return students to campus March 15. Reservations must be made by February 27 at noon. Continue reading


Supporting students changing majors at Carolina

As your student starts to look at other available majors, you should let him/her know about a helpful resource on campus, Cross College Advising. Continue reading

Off-Campus Lounge

Resources for your off-campus student

Does your student currently live off campus or plan to live off campus next year? If so, he/she should visit the Off-Campus Student Lounge. Continue reading


Student Feature: Tim Bryson

To provide parents and families a glimpse into the life of a UofSC student, we interviewed Tim Bryson, a fourth-year transfer student in the College of Education pursuing a degree in Athletic Training. Continue reading


Student Legal Services supports students through difficult times

In the past, students were on the lookout for university resources to assist with issues related to landlords, employment, domestic relations and more. To address those needs, the university established a partnership with South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) to create … finish reading Student Legal Services supports students through difficult times


Date set for Parents Weekend 2015

Mark your calendars for Parents Weekend 2015, to be held Sept. 25-27, 2015! Registration is required to participate in the weekend’s activities. More information about registration will be available soon. Continue reading


Student Athletic Tickets

Is your student wondering how to secure tickets for the 2014 Gamecock football season? Is he or she aware that more loyalty points means he or she has a better chance to receive a football ticket? Since 2006, the Student … finish reading Student Athletic Tickets


Join us at the Gamecock Family Roost

The Office of Parents Programs is excited to host the annual informative and spirited cool-down area for families and students during move-in weekend! Come say hello to our Department of Student Life staff at the Gamecock Family Roost during Friday … finish reading Join us at the Gamecock Family Roost

Horseshoe Gates

Talking Points 2014 available online

The 2014 Talking Points publication is now available online! A joint publication of the Office of Parents Programs and the Office of Substance Abuse Prevention and Education, Talking Points is mailed each summer to parents of incoming first-year and transfer students … finish reading Talking Points 2014 available online