Wednesday, Aug. 16 Events

Campus Safety Information Table

8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Greene Street
Sponsored by: USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety

USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety will be providing useful and important safety information. We are professionals in law enforcement, compliance and professional standards, environmental health and safety, and risk management working diligently – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – to protect the people and property of the University of South Carolina. Our values – human life, integrity, excellence and accountability – are your assurance of our commitment to provide a safe and secure environment.


Gamecock Family Roost

11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Russell House First Floor Lobby
Sponsored by: Office of Parents Programs

Welcome to the Carolina family! Students, parents and family members are invited to stop by this information table for all things USC and Columbia!

Parents can pick up information from the Office of Parents Programs, and students and families can talk with representatives from the Department of Student Life about the many ways to get involved on campus.

Campus maps and information about the city of Columbia will also be available.


Gamecock Gateway First Community Gathering

6-8 p.m.
Bates House
Sponsored by: Residence Life

Getting to know your roommate, hallmates, and Resident Mentor are such an important part of your transition to college life at USC! From 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 16, your Resident Mentor, RM for short, will show you the ropes and introduce you to your home away from home at USC. Every hall on campus has community gathering so it is important that you are present for yours! Your hall will get to know one another during this hour and then can participate in the “Glow in the Dark Scavenger Hunt” with University Ambassadors! More details on this event to come from the Gamecock Gateway staff.

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