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Office of the Dean of Students

Guided by the tenets of the Carolinian Creed, the Office of the Dean of Students supports student access to services that facilitate student success, personal development, degree completion and crisis management. Staff members also support the dean in his role as deputy Title IX director by assisting in policy development and compliance, case management and support services.

 

Get Help With Your Concern

The Office of the Dean of Students is here for you, but there are also a number of other ways to request help. We've collected a list of reporting forms and contacts to help you connect with the right resources.

A non-criminal act that is motivated in whole, or in part, by a victim’s actual or perceived sex, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or disability. 

Report an incident.

Contact:
Equal Opportunity Programs
Phone: 803-777-3854

Unfair or unequal treatment of an individual of group on the basis of categories protected by law.

Report discrimination.

Contact:
Equal Opportunity Programs
Phone: 803-777-3854

Suicidal ideation, self-injury, disordered eating, emotional distress or other other unusual behavior.

Refer a student.

Contact:
Behavioral Intervention Team
Phone: 803-777-4333

Withdrawal from the university due to a mental health, medical or personal crisis that prevented academic success during a past semester or the Withdrawal Fail (WF) period of a current semester.

Submit a petition.

Contact:
Office of the Dean of Students
Phone: 803-576-8326

Degrading or unsafe activities involving members belonging to a group.

Report hazing.

Contact:
Office of Student Contact and Academic Integrity
Phone: 803-777-4333

Sexual assault, dating or relationship violence or stalking.

Make a report.

Contact:
Equal Opportunity Programs
Phone: 803-777-3854

Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention
Phone: 803-777-8248

Complex issues or concerns that don't fit clearly into one category.

Fill out the form.

Contact:
Undergraduate Student Ombuds Services
Phone: 803-777-4172

  

Our Offices and Initiatives

Upholds the student code of conduct by addressing and adjudicating students' alleged violations through a restorative and educational process.

sc.edu/conductandacademicintegrity
Phone: 803-777-4333
Emailsaosc@mailbox.sc.edu

Works to help keep campus safe when students display behavior that could cause harm to themselves or others.

sc.edu/bit
Phone: 803-777-4193

Supports students with learning, physical, health or psychiatric disabilities in managing the varying demands of the university experience.

sc.edu/disabilityresourcecenter
Phone: 803-777-6142
Emailsadrc@mailbox.sc.edu

Helps students identify risky behaviors, hone decision-making skills and make safer choices regarding alcohol and drugs.

sc.edu/sape
Phone: 803-777-3933
Emailsape@sc.edu


Dean's Advisory Council

Students on the Dean's Advisory Council represent the concerns and interests of the diverse undergraduate student body and provide suggestions for the development of the Office of the Dean of Students, as well as the university as a whole.

 


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