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Student Affairs and Academic Support


students tend a local garden during Service Saturday

Involvement and Leadership

Some of the deepest learning happens beyond the classroom. That’s why the Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support offers an enormous array of opportunities for students to get out, get involved and develop the kind of connections, skills and meaningful experiences that will benefit them for a lifetime.

Carolina After Dark

Free, fun late-night activities include bowling nights, comedy shows, dance parties and more.

Carolina Productions

The student activities board sponsors concerts, movies and other entertainment for the campus community.

Community Service

UofSC offers a wide variety of programs —from weekly service activities to alternative break trips — to help students find ways to serve the community while developing important skills.

Fraternity and Sorority Life

More than 5,000 UofSC students are members of 41 Greek organizations, which are guided by the values of scholarship, leadership, service and friendship.

Interfaith Initiatives

At UofSC, students will find opportunities for discussion, service and engagement in positive interfaith activities.

Leadership

Leadership education programs include skill-builder workshops, an 8-week-long series for emerging leaders and a professional development program for students with part-time jobs.

LGBT Programs

UofSC offers services, support and advocacy for LGBT students; programs to develop allies; and programs and events to increase knowledge among the broader community help to make UofSC a more inclusive campus.

Multicultural Student Affairs

Programs, services and student organizations support historically underrepresented student populations, and educational initiatives help the campus community to become more aware, knowledgeable and inclusive.

Service Learning

Each semester, UofSC students can take part in more than 40 service-learning courses that infuse community service in the curriculum.

Student Athletic Tickets

A safe, fun gameday experience starts with Student Athletic Tickets, which manages ticket distribution for baseball, basketball and baseball.

Student Government

Starting as freshmen, students can represent their peers in dozens of positions that cultivate leadership skills, community involvement and civic responsibility.

Student Media

The Daily Gamecock newspaper, Garnet & Black magazine, SGTV and WUSC-FM give students a chance to get hands-on experience in print, broadcast and online media; advertising sales; and graphic design.

Student Organizations

More than 400 registered student organizations at UofSC provide opportunities for students to get involved in the activities, events and causes that interest them most.

Sustainability

Local food, alternative transportation, recycling and other advocacy projects allow students to practice their passion for the environment while developing leadership skills and helping to make a difference in the community.

Women’s Mentor Network

The Women’s Mentor Network pairs undergraduate women with female faculty and staff to create a community of support and engagement that fosters personal and professional growth.