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Guide to Move-in Day and Welcome Week

Have loads of fun before and after your big move. Check out local and on-campus events, and get details about move-in, Carolina Welcome and more! Continue reading

Reflecting on the ties that bind our students, our campus and our community

Michelle Slawinski’s passion for service became more than a commitment and concern for others. Along the process, those ties changed her life for the better. Continue reading

Carolina Welcome: Submit your events!

Carolina Welcome is a university-wide initiative designed to welcome new and returning students to campus each fall. Continue reading

How a USC student brought the UN secretary-general to graduation

For those who know Cory Alpert, the feat is just an appropriate curtain call to a whirlwind four-year career at USC. Continue reading

Congratulations to our Student Life division award winners!

The Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support honored its most outstanding employees, graduate assistants and campus partners at the 2017 Recognition Breakfast, held Friday, April 28 in the Russell House Ballroom. Continue reading

#UofSCYES #UofSC21: Check out Pillars for Carolina!

Pillars for Carolina is a five-day, high-energy summer program for first-year students! Join the class of 2021 for an exceptional Gamecock experience! Continue reading

The Daily Gamecock students win 26 state awards

Students working at The Daily Gamecock’s editorial and advertising design offices earned 26 awards for excellence at the South Carolina Press Association’s 2017 Collegiate Meeting and Awards Presentation held in Florence, South Carolina on April 21, 2017. Continue reading

2017 Awards Day Recipients List

The Outstanding Senior awards, Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award, and the Steven N. Swanger Leadership Award were presented at the annual University Awards Day, which was held April 20, 2017, on the historic Horseshoe. Continue reading

Photos: UofSC Awards Day

View the photos from University Awards Day. Continue reading

Top students honored at annual Awards Day ceremony

Jory Mackenzie Fleming and Megan Patricia O’Brien received the Sullivan awards, the university’s top honor for undergraduates. Cory Cambridge Alpert received the Swanger award, which is the university’s second-highest undergraduate honor. Continue reading

UofSC will open residence halls Tuesday, Aug. 22

This fall, classes will begin Thursday, Aug. 24 as scheduled; UofSC has made no changes to the fall academic calendar. Continue reading