Welcome New Faculty!
The Office of the Provost sponsors this welcome and orientation session to help all
new USC faculty make a smooth, enjoyable transition to the University. You will meet
colleagues and learn about faculty resources, USC students and university support
for teaching and research.
When: Thursday, August 17, 2017 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: USC Alumni Center 900 Senate Street Columbia, SC 29201
New Faculty Academy
You'll also want to participate in
New Faculty Academy during the upcoming academic year. This cohort-based program is designed to launch the careers of new faculty on a
positive and productive path.
New Faculty Orientation gave new faculty the opportunity to learn more about USC at
Information Tables. But there's even more information available to ease your transition
Newly-hired faculty can access information and resources through the New Faculty University Resources webpage. The webpage provides a central location to access information every newly-hired
faculty needs to know to make their transition to the university stress-free and easygoing.
New Faculty Academy (NFA) has been developed for all new full-time faculty members at USC who are eager to
get their career at the university off to a successful start.
The Center for Teaching Excellence has created First 100 Days [pdf] to give new faculty just-in-time information about USC.
With roots that are unmistakably Southern and a forward-thinking and dynamic pulse,
there are a multitude of reasons why Columbia, SC is known to be "Famously Hot." Learn
more about Columbia and the many events taking place in the city and region at the
Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau website.