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Parents Weekend 2014 registration now available

Registration for Parents Weekend is now available online through Sept. 5 at 4 p.m. (ET). Space is limited, so we encourage you to register early! Click here for more information and to register! Parents Weekend September 26-28, 2014 Join us for a weekend … finish reading Parents Weekend 2014 registration now available


Attention Virginia families! Get your USC license plate! 

Gamecock supporters and parents of Gamecock students from the state of Virginia: we want your help in spreading Gamecock pride across the great state of Virginia! Thanks to some hard work by USC staff, students at The Carolina Agency, the … finish reading Attention Virginia families! Get your USC license plate! 


Parents Weekend 2014 information

Are you looking forward to Parents Weekend 2014? Please review the information and frequently asked questions here!


Parents Calendar 2014-2015 available online

The Parents Calendar 2014-2015 is available online! Families of incoming freshmen and transfer students will receive a copy at orientation this summer. This useful tool for parents is available throughout the year in the Russell House and during Move-in Day, Parents … finish reading Parents Calendar 2014-2015 available online

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Gamecock Family Connection — Parents Blog

Be sure to visit the Gamecock Family Connection weekly for updates! This blog will serve as a great resource for you to learn about USC and campus happenings. Through weekly posts, we’ll communicate with you about the resources available on campus … finish reading Gamecock Family Connection — Parents Blog

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Tell us how we are doing!

What do you think about the services the Office of Parents Programs provides for parents and families of the Carolina undergraduate students? We value your input and want to improve what we do for you! Click here to complete a … finish reading Tell us how we are doing!


Date set for Parents Weekend 2014

Mark your calendars for Parents Weekend 2014, to be held Sept. 26-28, 2014! Registration is required to participate in the weekend’s activities and will be available starting on June 16 at 9 a.m. (ET). More information about registration will be … finish reading Date set for Parents Weekend 2014

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Carolina Ties: Living in the capital city

Nestled in the middle of the Palmetto State, 90 miles from the beach and 90 miles from the mountains, lies the “Famously Hot” city of Columbia. Home to approximately 860,000 people, this capital city of South Carolina is a hotspot for politics, events, entertainment, culture and of course the Carolina Gamecocks. Continue reading


Make a gift to the Parents Annual Fund

The Parents Annual Fund supports programs that truly matter to Carolina students, and your gift can make a difference. Thanks to your donations in 2013, we were able to improve the technology in the Career Center’s classroom, which is critical … finish reading Make a gift to the Parents Annual Fund


From USC’s president: It’s time for action in Five Points

The University of South Carolina community has been dealt a great blow as a vibrant life has been critically impacted by senseless violence in Five Points. And it must not happen again. For decades, USC’s students have been the economic … finish reading From USC’s president: It’s time for action in Five Points