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Carolina Room

Perched on the 17th floor of Capstone residence hall, the Carolina Room offers expansive views of the University of South Carolina-Columbia campus and the surrounding city. Plan an intimate bridal brunch or rehearsal dinner at a location that brings elegance and prestige to every event. 

At a Glance

  • Expansive views of the USC campus
  • Customizable audio and visual options
  • Exclusive Elevator access to the 17th floor


Venue Gallery

Cost to Rent

Group Type Half Day (up to 7 hours) Whole Day (7+ hours)
Student Groups $200 $325
University Office or Department $250 $425
Sponsored by a University Department $300 $575
Off-Campus (not sponsored by a University group) $400 $675

Fee Details
Your rental fee includes cleaning and setup.

Features & Amenities

Type Number of Guests
Banquet Seating 70 Guests
Conference Room 30 Guests
Classroom Seating 45 Guests
Lecture Seating 70 Guests

*Rehearsal Dinner/Reception seating can be customized per wedding party. Please contact

House Sound: Yes

Screen: Yes (3 TV Monitors)

Projector: No

Computer: No

Item University Affiliated Groups (Student, Department, Sponsored by a Department) Non-University Groups
Wireless Hand Held Microphone 
Available in Campus and Carolina Room
$35  $35
Wireless Lapel Microphone 
Available in Campus and Carolina Room
$35  $35
Polycom Teleconferencing $50  $50
Smart Lectern 
Available in Campus Room only
$75  $75
Laser Pointer/Presenter $15  $15
Power Cords/Strips $5  $5
Rental Type Student Groups University Departments Sponsored by a University Department
Tables (skirted) (each, per day)  $15  $15 $15 
Table Linens (each, per day)  $7 $7  $7 

Request Information

To speak with one of our event specialist and begin planning your next meeting or event, contact The Conference Center at the University of South Carolina at 803-777-6636.

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