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University Police: 803-777-4215
Help keep our campus safe! Please call the police department to file a report related to a crime or campus safety issue, to request an officer for an event, to speak with victim services or to contact parking enforcement.
The Office of Admissions will answer any questions related to the application process for prospective students, current students or transferring students, or information about cost and tuition.
Contact facilities to keep our living and learning environment clean and safe. Call for maintenance or repair concerns, insect or pest control issues, landscaping questions, custodial support or assistance with moving, renovation or building projects.
Financial Aid and Scholarships: 803-777-8134
Call for information about loans, federal work-study opportunities and scholarships available to help with tuition and living expenses.
Human Resources: 803-777-3824
Whether you are current faculty or staff or you are interested in a career at UofSC, call HR for questions about benefits, employment opportunities, international support and organizational and professional development.
Media Relations or Chief Communications Officer: 803-777-7440
If you want media coverage or promotion for university news and achievements from local, state, regional and national media, please call media relations so that they may contact the appropriate news sources for you.
Parents' Assistance Line: 800-868-6752
In recognition of the critical role that parents play in their students' college success, the Office of Parents Programs provides this resource for parents and families who have questions about resources available to support their students' growth and success.
The provost provides resource and support for all schools and colleges of the Columbia campus and can answer questions related to university accreditation, systemwide academic affairs policies and academic unit budgets. Most student questions can be answered by contacting a specific college or school (numbers provided below).
Call the registrar with any questions related to enrollment, student academic records, important semester deadlines and dates, or questions related to your USC ID and VIP ID.
Student Affairs: 803-777-4172
Most of the offices that are related to supporting the students throughout their college experience fall under the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support. Call this office to be directed to resources for everything from housing and campus recreation to campus ministries and student conduct.
Student Health Center: 803-777-3957
The health center provides comprehensive primary health care, disease prevention and wellness programs, as well as mental health and violence prevention services. Thompson Student Health Center is located at 1409 Devine Street, behind the Russell House.
University Technology Services: 803-777-1800
Students, faculty and staff can call UTS to report an outage or to get help from our service desk. Receive support related to email, Web, Blackboard, classroom equipment, audio and video, telephone and voicemail, conferencing, distance education and more.
Vehicle Management and Parking Services: 803-777-5160
This office assists students, faculty, staff and visitors in purchasing parking permits, registering vehicles, payment of citations and appeals. They also provide maps and information about parking locations and shuttle routes.
Visitor Center: 803-777-0169
Schedule a campus tour or learn more about other visit opportunities such as open house dates. The Visitor Center can also provide guidance on places to go and things to do around Columbia.
Colleges and Schools
College of Arts and Sciences: 803-777-7798
Darla Moore School of Business: 803-777-3176
College of Education: 803-777-3828
College of Engineering and Computing: 803-777-2706
The Graduate School: 803-777-4243
College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management: 803-777-4290
School of Law: 803-777-6857
College of Mass Communications and Information Studies: 803-777-4105
School of Medicine Columbia: 803-216-3300
School of Medicine Greenville: 864-455-9837
School of Music: 803-777-4280
College of Nursing: 803-777-7412
South Carolina College of Pharmacy: (Columbia) 803-777-4151 or (Charleston) 843-792-3115
Arnold School of Public Health: 803-777-5032
College of Social Work: 803-777-4886
South Carolina Honors College: 803-777-8102