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February 02, 2024, Koby Padgett
USC students, faculty and staff can begin ordering food and drinks for on-campus delivery via robots on Monday (Feb. 5) through a new partnership with Grubhub and Starship Technologies. Here’s a quick primer on how to order, what you can order and where it can be delivered.
January 18, 2024, Koby Padgett
Two major events near the Colonial Life Arena on Tuesday (Jan. 23) will bring more traffic to the area during the afternoon and evening and will affect people who park in those lots, while a road closure starting on Wednesday (Jan. 24) will affect campus traffic for a week.
November 20, 2023, Koby Padgett
The Facilities Department asks students, faculty and staff to fill out a brief survey to help guide future programming as well as improve campus facility infrastructure.
October 20, 2023, Koby Padgett
Students with surface parking permits may access the new parking lot west of the Colonial Life Arena with their CarolinaCard.
May 04, 2023, Koby Padgett
Portions of Greene Street at Assembly Street will be closed for two weeks starting Monday (May 8) as workers tie in a water line to the Greene Street United Methodist Church, which is now part of the School of Music.
April 21, 2023, Koby Padgett
For the 14th-consecutive year, the University of South Carolina earned the Tree Campus Higher Education recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
October 06, 2022, Koby Padgett
Shuttle and transit services will have reduced hours and routes during fall break.
August 19, 2022, Koby Padgett
A section of South Assembly Street will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday (Aug. 24-25) for railroad crossing work between Rosewood Drive and Whaley Street.
May 13, 2022, Koby Padgett
Summer is a great time to get maintenance issues fixed and the best way to do that is to submit a work request form to Facilities Services, which handles maintenance requests for all educational and general buildings on campus.
March 03, 2022, Koby Padgett
For the 13th-straight year, the University of South Carolina earned Tree Campus Higher Education distinction by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management.
January 20, 2022, Koby Padgett
With campus closing on Friday, January 21 due to predicted inclement weather, UofSC Parking and Transportation Services will allow students, faculty and staff to park on the lower levels of the Bull St. Garage and the metered spaces on the lower two levels in the Pendleton St. Garage.
August 12, 2021, Koby Padgett
Postal Services' USPS Customer Retail Counter at 1600 Hampton Street will be open on Monday, Aug. 16 from 12-3 p.m., and those hours will remain until Friday, Sept. 10. The change will help staff handle the fall 2021 move-in of students.
April 01, 2021, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina earned its 12th-straight Tree Campus Higher Education® recognition by the Arbor Day Foundation for its commitment to effective urban forest management in 2020.
March 19, 2021, Koby Padgett
As university employees return to buildings that may have been empty or only partially occupied, numerous maintenance issues could arise. The best way to address those issues is to submit a work request form to Facilities Services, which handles maintenance requests for all buildings on campus.
March 12, 2021, Koby Padgett
As you prepare to return to campus for the remainder of the spring semester, Parking and Transportation Services will reopen its spring 2021 online permit portal to smooth your transition back.
March 07, 2021, Koby Padgett
After a year on hold, the Campus Village project has resumed.
November 25, 2020, Koby Padgett
Due to many university buildings being secured for the remainder of 2020, Postal Services is stopping campus delivery until 2021. Departments can pick up USPS and campus mail at 1600 Hampton St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. from Monday through Friday starting on Mon., November 30.
August 21, 2020, Koby Padgett
As students embark on this unprecedented semester, they’re encountering many campus changes designed to help them navigate a new environment — safely.
April 22, 2020, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina Controller’s Office earned its ninth-consecutive Certificate of Achievement in Finance Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for 2019.
January 16, 2020, Koby Padgett
This spring, Postal Services will offer three passport fairs in its student mail center in the Russell House in January and February. Passport processing will be available from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 29, Feb. 7 and Feb. 21.
January 08, 2020, Koby Padgett
As the spring semester begins, University of South Carolina community members will see the start of the biggest building project in school history as the first stage of the Campus Village project begins on the site on Whaley St.
November 18, 2019, Koby Padgett
A concert in Colonial Life Arena on Wednesday and Vista Lights on Thursday will affect faculty, staff and the university community this week.
October 15, 2019, Koby Padgett
Carolina Food Co., the university’s dining partnership with Aramark, earned the Babcock Center’s Large Employer of the Year award for 2019.
September 13, 2019, Koby Padgett
Events on Tuesday around College St. will close all metered parking around Close-Hipp throughout the day. Campus community members should find alternate parking like in the Barnwell St. lot (AD7) and take the North Loop shuttle that drops off at Close-Hipp.
September 06, 2019, Koby Padgett
The Hootie & the Blowfish concerts Wednesday-Friday (Sept. 11-13) will affect faculty and staff parking around Colonial Life Arena.
July 30, 2019, Koby Padgett
University of South Carolina Postal Services will operate on a limited summer schedule through Aug. 20, going to one morning delivery and collection across campus each day instead of fall and spring semester norm of two.
July 18, 2019, Koby Padgett
The Thomas Cooper Library location of Starbucks garnered the honor of being named “team of the quarter” out of 146 stores in the Southeast region by Starbucks Coffee Co.
July 18, 2019, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina Controller’s Office captured the Certificate of Achievement in Finance Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.
July 11, 2019, Koby Padgett
Maintenance work will close the parking lot at Blossom and Park streets (lot AD1) Monday through Wednesday (July 15-17). Three handicap spaces will be available in the lot that is normally open to anyone on the Columbia campus with a parking pass. Parking Services recommends the lot across Blossom Street (AD3) or in the Greek Village as alternates during the maintenance.
May 29, 2019, Koby Padgett
Midlands area high schools hold their graduations in Colonial Life Arena starting this Friday morning for the next nine days, and people visiting the area may experience more traffic than usual during the summer months.
May 08, 2019, Koby Padgett
With commencement ceremonies set for Friday and Saturday (May 10-11), Parking and Transportation Services urges all faculty, staff and visitors to allow for additional time to navigate traffic and consider utilizing shuttle service while traveling to Colonial Life Arena this weekend.
April 26, 2019, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina has been recognized for its sustainable building practices by the US Green Building Council. The group certified the Center for Health and Well-Being as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design-Gold.
March 18, 2019, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina is hosting the first and second rounds of the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Colonial Life Arena, March 22-24, welcoming thousands of visitors to campus and the city of Columbia for the event. The city, the COMET bus service and the university have created a transportation plan for the week for visitors and regular commuters.
March 14, 2019, Koby Padgett
With crews coming in to set up for the NCAA Tournament in Colonial Life Arena, parking lot FS10, located behind the arena on Gadsden Street, will lose over half its spaces on March 18-19. The lot will be completely closed to faculty and staff over March 20-24.
March 08, 2019, Koby Padgett
Construction of a new column at Pendleton and Bull streets begins Monday, March 11.
February 25, 2019, Koby Padgett
The University of South Carolina Postal Services office invites the Columbia community to apply for passports each Saturday in March at their 1600 Hampton St. location.
February 22, 2019, Koby Padgett
Due to the renovation of Close-Hipp, the 1700 block of College Street near Capstone will be closed temporarily.