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DeSaussure

Two-bedroom and four-bedroom apartments for upperclassmen honors students, located on the Horseshoe.

At a Glance

  • Housing for upperclassmen honors students
  • Apartment-style rooms
  • Located on the Horseshoe (map)
  • Recently renovated with all-new furniture and appliances

  

2018 Move-In Guide

See Our Rooms

 

Where You'll Live

Each two-bedroom or four-bedroom apartment comes furnished with a full kitchen and a washer and dryer.

Your Space

Bedroom

  • Vinyl faux wood floors
  • Bed
  • Dresser
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk with chair

 Bathroom

  • Shower (curtain provided)
  • Toilet and sink

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Sink
  • Stove
  • Microwave

Living Room

  • Couch
  • Side Table
  • Lounging Chairs (2)
  • Dining Room Table
  • Dining Room Chairs (2 for two-bedroom) (4 for four-bedroom)
Amenities

Connectivity

Wi-Fi: Yes
Cable Connection: Yes
Internet Connection: Yes (1 per room)

Access

Floors: 3
Elevator: 
No
Keycard Access: No

Facilities

Laundry Room: Washer and dryer in each apartment

Room and Furniture Dimensions

Room

Living Room/Kitchen: 11'5" x 10'3"
Bedroom:  10'5" x 6'9"
Bathroom:  4'4" x 6'
Window: 33" wide x 68" tall
Wall Type:  Drywall
Microfridge Rental: No

Bedroom Furniture

Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" wide x 85" long x 60" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 57"
Lowest Bed Height: 22.5"
Desk: 24" deep x 32" wide x 30" tall
Desk Chair: 22" deep x 20" wide x 25" tall
Dresser: 24" deep x 30" wide x 30" tall
Dresser Drawers: 5 1/2" deep (5 drawers)
Wardrobe: 24" deep x 35" wide x 71" tall

Loftable Bed: No, please reference the policy here.
How to raise your bed

Living Room Furniture

Couch: 30" deep x 74" wide x 32" tall
Lounging Chairs: 30" deep x 32" wide x 33" tall
Side Table: 24" deep x 24" tall x 22" tall
Kitchen Table: 42" wide x 30" tall
Dining Room Chairs: 16" deep x 17" wide x 32" tall

Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.

Living Learning Communities

Honors Community

Students in the Honors College belong to a close-knit community where members support each other intectually and academically. 

Hall Staff

Residence Life Coordinator: Lives in Pinckney/Legare
Resident Mentor:  1 Undergraduate Student

 

Is this the place for you?

Housing applications are open now! Make sure to submit yours by the May 1 deadline.

 

 

Some insurance providers will request the physical address of your student’s residence hall. The address for Desaussure is listed below.  Please remember that USPS, UPS and FedEx will not deliver to our residence halls. Packages and mail should be sent to your student’s USC PO Box.

902 Sumter Street Access
Columbia, SC 29208