All University of South Carolina system institutions will be closed through the end of the spring semester. Columbia campus virtual instruction will continue through the end of the Summer II semester (Aug 1). Details can be found on the coronavirus landing page.
Through our team of interdisciplinary researchers, the Center for Innovation in Higher
Education works to create change, spread knowledge and improve educational practices
for students, faculty and the community. Through university-community partnerships,
public intellects and community discourse, our goal is to bring democracy and education
closer together for freedom and equality.
The Center for Innovation in Higher Education supports interdisciplinary projects that are designed to advance public intelligence
on trending issues in higher education through innovation, collaboration and education.
The Center serves as a catalyst for leading change while providing resources for emerging
ideas in higher education. The interdisciplinary nature of the Center lends itself
to utilize a multi-faceted, culturally and historically sensitive approach to today's
The Center was conceptualized, built and staffed to focus on creating a collaborative
environment for our community of stakeholders to perform community-based research.
It is through these relationships that creative thinking and analysis leads to innovative
Our customized workshops, events and learning exchanges help individuals and organizations
of all sizes deepen their knowledge and expertise to maximize the impact of their
work and realize the unfulfilled promise of democracy, freedom and equality.
Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.