At a Glance
- Housing for all students
- Traditional-style rooms
- Located near the student union (map)
- Conveniently located in the center of campus
See Our Rooms
See how students are making their rooms their own.
Get a feel for how your space will be laid out.
Take a virtual tour of the South Tower building and grounds.
Where You'll Live
Each floor has a full kitchen and each room is fully furnished, including two lofted beds.
- Tile floor
- Two beds
- Two dressers
- Two closets
- Two desks with chairs
- One per floor
Cable Connection: Yes
Internet Connection: Yes (2 per room)
Keycard Access: Yes
Kitchen: One per floor
Laundry Room: In basement
Study Rooms: First floor
Total Area: 16'5" x 12'7"
Window: 42" wide x 52" tall
Shower Dimensions: 34" wide x 74" tall
Ceiling Height: 102"
Wall Type: Drywall
Microfridge Rental: Yes, click here for more information.
Bed Size: 80" (extra long twin)
Bed Frame: 38" wide x 82" long x 36" tall
Maximum Bed Height: 30"
Lowest Bed Height: 4"
Desk: 24" deep x 42" wide x 30" tall
Desk Chair: 19" deep x 19" wide x 32" tall
Dresser: 18" deep x 24" wide x 42" tall
- 5" deep (4 drawers)
- 7" deep (1 drawer)
Wardrobe: 29" deep x 52" wide x 94" tall
Loftable Bed: Yes, please reference the policy.
Floor plans, layouts, dimensions and features may vary.
Students who are pursuing a career in journalism or communications and are interested in developing their network and experience outside the classroom.
Live-In Residence Life Coordinator
Resident Mentors: 17 Undergraduate Students
Is this the place for you?
Housing applications for Spring are available in October 2020. Returning student sign up begins early January 2021 and new incoming student sign up begins February 15, 2021.
Some insurance providers will request the physical address of your student’s residence hall. The address for South Tower 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.
614 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29208