Officials say Seth Thomas, a second-year medical student, likely died in a hiking accident in the Andes Mountains.
Full-time resident and non-resident undergrads could be looking at tuition increases of $400 and $1,100, respectively, in 2017-18.
The in-kind grant will allow USC's College of Engineering and Computing use of Siemens' advanced product lifecycle management software and provide hardware to USC's McNAIR Center for Aerospace Innovation and Research.
As temperatures and humidity alike climb towards triple-digits, Columbia hotel rooms are kept occupied by USC's annual freshman orientation.
Dr. Roger A. Holmes, dean of USC's School of Engineering from 1970 to 1977, died June 16 in Dublin, Ohio.
With the General Assembly adjourned, state funding is on hold for one of USC's key legislative priorities of 2017.
More details have been released on an early Wednesday morning armed robbery.
The projected budget presented Friday by athletic director Ray Tanner was unanimously approved by USC's Intercollegiate Athletics Committee.
Faculty Senate chairman Augie Grant has referred to the motion as "probably the biggest change in faculty governance made since creation of the Faculty Senate."
With the class of 2021 expected to number up to 5,700 students, 13 freshman orientation sessions are scheduled to take place through the end of July.
Access to the Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center parking lot will be limited until further notice.
Ray Tanner addressed the media at Founders Park Wednesday afternoon for the first time since head baseball coach Chad Holbrook's resignation.
Columbia parking meters have traditionally been enforced neither past 6 p.m. nor on Saturdays outside of Five Points, but that should change soon.
USC faces higher than previously expected enrollment because of recent basketball achievements.
Pastides is one of 183 university presidents and chancellors to sign the Tuesday letter, and one of two in South Carolina.
Behind the arrival of Tim Tebow, the Columbia Fireflies have drawn over 5,300 fans per game in the first two months of their second season of play.
After over a year of construction, the $80 million facility is slated to open for summer classes on May 30.
A controversial bill mandating the U.S. Department of State definition of anti-Semitism to be considered in possible hate crime cases on South Carolina college campuses will finally reach a state Senate subcommittee Thursday.
Thousands of Gamecock fans lined both sides of Main Street and the Statehouse grounds as festivities commenced Sunday afternoon.
Daniel Halsey Wells, 29, turned himself in to Columbia authorities Friday morning.