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University Technology Services

IT Services for Students

Academic Resources

Learn more about the resources you will rely on most during your time at USC. These academic resources allow you to access your personal, academic and financial information and course materials.


Although the university does not have a formal computer requirement for students, many students choose to bring a laptop to campus. If you already own a laptop, make sure it meets the minimum computer requirements. If you are buying a new computer, you should consider the educational discounts available from Apple and Dell. Microsoft Office 365 is provided for free to all students and other software is available for free or at reduced prices.


The student email system is Microsoft Office 365 for Education.

Gamecock Cable TV

Gamecock Cable is the university’s cable television network. Click on a link below to view more information about cable, to view the channel lineup or review frequently asked questions.

Get Technology Help

Call, visit, or submit an online request.


You can connect to the wireless network from your residence hall, any building on campus and outdoor spaces such as the Horseshoe, patio at the Russell House and the Strom. If you live on campus, you can also connect to the wired network in your room.

Logins and Passwords

A guide to your university logins and IDs.


As a student, you qualify for free or reduced prices on software for your personal computer.

Telephone Services

Basic landline telephone services are available for students living on campus.