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Thornwell

Apartment-style living right behind the historic Horseshoe, within easy walking distance to the student union.

At a Glance

  • Housing for all students
  • Apartment-style rooms
  • Located behind the Horseshoe (map)
  • Fully furnished kitchen and living room

  

2018 Move-In Guide(s)

 

See Our Rooms

 

Where You'll Live

Furnished two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments with full kitchens.

Your Space

Bedroom

  • Carpet
  • Bed
  • Dresser
  • Closet
  • Desk with chair

 Bathroom

  • Tub with shower (curtain provided)
  • Toilet and sink

Living Room

  • Lounging Chairs (2 for two bedroom & 3 for three bedroom)
  • Dining Room Table
  • Dining Room Chairs (2 for two bedroom & 3 for three bedroom)
  • Side Table

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Sink
  • Stove

*Microwave not included.

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: In Pinckney/Legare

Room and Furniture Dimensions

Room

Living Room/Kitchen: 11'5" x 13'2"
Bedroom: 11'9" x 8'10"
Sink Area:  3'4" x 3'6"
Bathroom:  5' x 3'
Window: 39" wide x 73" tall
Ceiling Height: 114"
Wall Type: Drywall
Microfridge Rental: No

Furniture

Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" wide x 85" long x 36" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 34"
Desk: 24" deep x 42" wide x 30" tall
Desk Chair: 20" deep x 18" wide x 33" tall
Dresser: 24" deep x 30" wide x 30" tall
Dresser Drawers: 7" deep
Closet: 24" deep x 64" wide x 94" tall

Loftable Bed: Yes, please reference the policy here.

Living Room Furniture

Lounging Chairs: 36" deep x 39" wide x 32" tall
Side Table: 22" deep x 26" wide x 22" tall
Dining Room Table: 36" wide x 30" tall
Dining Room Chairs: 17" deep x 18" wide x 34" tall

Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.

Living Learning Communities

International House at Maxcy - Annex

Students who want to live in a diverse community to learn about the world, its cultures and its languages, and want to promote better international understanding.

Hall Staff

Residence Life Coordinator
Resident Mentors:  2 Undergraduate Students

 

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 Thornwell 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.

1420 Pendleton Street
Columbia, SC 29208