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Capstone

Home to Capstone Scholars students, this hall near the library is a campus landmark with great views, a first-floor classroom, community kitchens and Gibbes Court dining hall.

At a Glance

  • Housing for Capstone Scholars students
  • Suite-style rooms
  • Located near Gambrell Hall (map)
  • Home to the Top of Carolina restaurant

 

Visit the Capstone website

Get full details about living at Capstone, and about the Capstone Scholars Program.

 

See Our Rooms

 

Where You'll Live

Each four-person suite shares a bathroom, and each two-person bedroom shares a sink.

Your Space

Bedroom

  • Tile floor
  • Two beds
  • Two dressers
  • Two wardrobes
  • Two desks w/chairs

 Bathroom

  • Tub with shower (curtain provided) and toilet
  • Sink is located in room
Amenities

Connectivity

Wi-Fi: Yes
Cable Connection: Yes
Internet Connection: Yes (2 per room)

Access

Floors: 18
Elevator: 
Yes
Keycard Access: Yes

Facilities

Kitchens: Floors 3, 4, 7, 9 and 16
Laundry Room: Basement

Common Areas

Dining Hall: Gibbes Court
Classroom: First Floor

Room and Furniture Dimensions

Room

Bed: 13'6" x 11'6"
Sink Area:  11'2" x 8'11"
Bathroom:  2'11" x 5'2"
Window: 40" wide x 57" tall
Ceiling Height: 110"
Wall Type: Drywall
Microfridge Rental: Yes, click here for more information.

Furniture

Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" deep x 85" wide x 34" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 34"
Desk: 24" deep x 42" wide x 30" tall
Desk Chair: 20" deep x 18" wide x 32.5" tall
Dresser: 24" deep x 30" wide
Dresser Drawers: 3 3/4" deep (1 drawer), 7 3/4" deep (2 drawers)
Wardrobe: 22.5" deep x 44" wide x 81" tall
Wardrobe Top: 21" tall
Wardrobe Bottom: 60"

Loftable Bed: No, please reference the policy here.

Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.

Living Learning Communities

Capstone Scholars

An invitation-only community for top academic students looking to focus on their leadership skills.

Hall Staff

Live-In Residence Life Coordinator
Resident Mentors:  14 Undergraduate Students

 

Apply for Housing

Capstone is reserved for students in the university's invitation-only Capstone Scholars program. 
More About Capstone Scholars »

 

Some insurance providers will request the physical address of your student’s residence hall. The address for Capstone 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 Barnwell Street
Columbia, SC 29208