Columbia - Useful Information

The links below will help you better plan your trip to Columbia and make the most of your stay here!

Planning your trip:

Columbia Metropolitan Airport - Some major airlines flying into Columbia are American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines, ans US Airways.

Ground Transportation - This information is provided by the local airport. Yet, it is a comprehensive list of services available outside the airport as well.

Weather in Columbia, SC - Simply type in our zipcode, 29208, for updated and accurate weather information.

The Inn at USC - The conference hotel.

The Clarion Hotel - Excellent hotel just 2 blocks from the conference hotel.

Other Hotel Options - A webpage with links to other hotels in the area.


Making the most of your stay:

Around Campus

About USC - Some historical and general information on USC. 

Finding Buildings on Campus - Interactive tool that allows you to find any building on campus. Simply type in the name of the building or department you are looking for and Cocky, the school mascot, will show you the its location on the map. 

University Map - An interective map: by clicking on an area, the map is zoomed in for more details.

University Map - A printable PDF version (without making any size adjustments, it will print in 2 pages).


Around Columbia

Columbia, Famously Hot - The Columbia's official website with a lot of information on events, attractions, restaurants, and lodging. 

5 Points - Great restaurants, shopping, and services just a few blocks from campus. 

The Vista - Another fun neighborhood with more upscale restaurants and shopping.

Columbia Museum of Art - State-of-the-art museum housed in the Vista.