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Move In Day Traffic Zones

Looking for more information about your traffic zone for move in? Let's take a closer look at what each zone entails for our newest gamecocks and their families.

 

Red box with the letter A

Zone A traffic is for residents moving to Columbia Hall and Capstone.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia.  Next take a left onto Geravis Street.  From their you will take a right onto Barnewell Street where you will follow signage into the unloading areas.  

 

Blue box with the letter B

Zone B traffic is for residents moving to the International House at Maxcy College, Thornwell, Preston, Woodrow, Harper Elliott, DeSaussure, Rutledge or Pinkney-Legare.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia.  Next take a left onto Geravis Street.  From their you will take a right onto Sumter Street where you will follow signage to the buildings. 

 

Palmetto blue box with the letter C.

Zone C traffic is for residents moving to Women's Quad, South Tower, Patterson or McBryde.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia.  Next take a left onto Gervais Street.  From their you will take a right onto Pickens Street.  Follow Pickens Street to Greene Street where you will follow signage to the buildings.

 

Green box with the letter D.

Zone D traffic is for residents moving to Honors Residence Hall. If you are arriving to campus from I-26 south, I-20 or I-77 south bound you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood. Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia. Next take a left onto Blossom Street. From there you will take a left onto Main Street where you will follow signs to the unloading areas. If you are entering Columbia via I-26 north or I-77 north take Bluff road exit off of I-77 toward the football stadium. At the stadium turn right - follow road around curve and this turns into Assembly Street. From their turn right onto Blossom Street and follow signs to the unloading areas.

 

Lime green with the letter E.

Zone E traffic is for residents moving to East Quad, South Quad and Green Quad.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia.  Next take a left onto Blossom Street.  Stay in the right hand lane and take a right onto Pickens Street and then another right onto Wheat Street where you will follow signage to the buildings unloading zones. If you are entering Columbia via I-26 north or I-77 north take Bluff road exit off of I-77 toward the football stadium.  At the stadium turn right - follow road around curve and this turns into Assembly Street.  From their turn right onto Blossom Street and follow signs to the unloading areas.

 

Yellow box with the letter F.

Zone F traffic is for residents moving to Bates House, Bates West or Cliff Apartments.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Assembly street toward downtown Columbia.  Next take a left onto Blossom Street.  Stay in the right hand lane and take a right onto Pickens Street.  Follow Pickens Street until you come to Whaley Street in which you will take a right hand turn.  From there you will follow the signage to the buildings unloading zones. If you are entering Columbia via I-26 north or I-77 north take Bluff road exit off of I-77 toward the football stadium.  At the stadium turn right - follow road around curve and this turns into Assembly Street.  From their turn right onto Blossom Street and follow signs to the unloading areas.

 

Black box with the letter G.

Zone G traffic is for residents moving to Park Place.  If you are arriving to campus from I-26 North, I-20 or I-77 you are encouraged to enter Columbia via I-126 or I-277 and take Elmwood.  Off of Elmwood take Huger Street to Blossom.  Turn left onto Blossom and merge right before going over the bridge.  Signage will direct you to the unloading zones. If you are entering Columbia via I-26 north or I-77 north take Bluff road exit off of I-77 toward the football stadium.  At the stadium turn right - follow road around curve and this turns into Assembly Street.  From their turn right onto Blossom Street and follow signs to the unloading areas.

 


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