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Parents Programs News

Spring 2017 Commencement

Important information regarding spring 2017 commencement. Learn about ticket distribution and seating options at Colonial Life Arena. Continue reading

March tips for parents

Spring break is March 5-12. If your student is looking to change their major to a different college or needs assistance with academic success strategies, encourage them to visit the University Advising Center. Daylight saving time begins March 12. Continue reading

Tips for a safe spring break

It is important to talk to your student about some safety tips that they should keep in mind when planning activities for the break. Review the following tips from the Office of Parents Programs and discuss with your student if they are traveling for the break. Continue reading

Helping your student prepare for advisement

Academic advisement is an important piece of each student’s academic career. The Office of Parents Programs receives many questions about advisement each semester, and we want to help you support your student through their advisement process. Continue reading

Fall 2016 honor lists posted

The fall 2016 Dean’s and President’s honor lists have been posted by the Registrar’s Office. Congratulations to all of the UofSC students recognized! Continue reading

Parents Programs 2017 Resource Update

With a new semester underway, be sure to review all the resources the Office of Parents Programs will continue to provide to Carolina families throughout the Spring 2017 semester. Continue reading

Opportunities for Gamecocks to give back

The Leadership and Service Center and campus organizations provide a number of programs to help connect your student to the local community and beyond. Continue reading

Stay Alert – Carolina Alert

Stay up-to-date with all university weather related announcements here. All students are encouraged to register for Carolina Alert and update their personal contact information on Self-Service Carolina. Continue reading

Conversation Guide for Parents: Spring Goal Setting

Before your student returns to campus for what is sure to be a wonderful spring semester, consider spending some time helping them set goals for the upcoming months. Continue reading

January tips for parents

Classes resume on Jan. 9. Encourage your student to check out the Career Center in preparation for the upcoming Career Fest and S.E.T. Job Fair. The last day to change/drop a course without a grade of “W” being recorded is Jan. 17. Continue reading