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Staying on top of deadlines is critical to student success. This list of Student Success Center-sponsored events and workshops can help you stay inspired and informed all year long.

Spring Semester

Jan. 24 - Kick-Off: Hot Coffee and Cocoa [a part of SophoMORE Warmup]

Stop by the Thomas Cooper Library and grab a hot drink on your way to class or to study! We'll have a complete listing of all the Sophomore Warm Up events!

Location: Thomas Cooper Library

When: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Jan. 30 - Exploring Alternative Spring Break! [a part of SophoMORE Warmup]

Have you thought about doing an alternative break before, but wasn't really sure why you should do it? Or if it would be fun? Swing by this workshop to learn all about the benefits from past participants and how to apply! Spring break travel and learning more about how to help others- what could be better? 

Location: Leadership and Service Center

When: 4:00 PM

Feb. 1 - NSE Priority Application Deadline

National Student Exchange Priority Application Deadline for Summer 2018, Fall 2018, and Spring 2019

Feb. 6 - Building Your Future Brand [a part of SophoMORE Warmup]

Internships can be one of the most important experiences in the college career...but how do you get one? Why do you need them? Stop by and learn how to apply for internships and why they matter from Career Center experts in this fun workshop!

Location: Student Success Center, TCL, Mezzanine Level

When: 4:00 PM

Feb. 8 - NSE Information Session

National Student Exchange Information Session at 4:30pm located in the Student Success Center, TCL- Mezz Level 

Feb. 8 - Basic Budgeting Workshop

Are you interested in making a budget and setting financial goals, but don't know where to start? Then this workshop is perfect for you! Learn how to develop a budget, as well as some tips for long-term maintenance.

Location: Student Success Center

When: 1:30 PM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!

Feb. 13 - Unexpected Costs: Planning your Academic Finances  [a part of SophoMORE Warmup]

College can be expensive, especially when you start to factor in extra costs such as lab fees, college fees, extracurricular fees and so on. Join us for this new workshop to explore what those unexpected costs might be and how to prepare for them. 

Location: Student Success Center, TCL, Mezzanine Level

When: 1:00 PM

Feb. 14 - Graduation with Leadership Distinction
[Transfer Workshop Series #2]

Registration is free and open only to Transfer Students! To register, click here

Location: Student Success Center, TCL, Mezzanine Level 

When: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Feb. 15 -  Active Study Workshop

Students have many different approaches to learning and studying. Recognize the active study skills that work best for you and build upon them to take your success at UofSC to the next level. You'll learn active reading comprehension, how to identify successful study behaviors, and those that can be improved.

Location: Student Success Center

When: 12:00 PM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!

Feb. 22 - Mutual Expectation Workshop [a part of SophoMORE Warmup]

Open and Mutually Respected Discussions in the Classroom

Students and faculty are invited to come for a free lunch and interesting discussion on how to have an open and mutually respected conversation in the classroom. 

Location: RHUU Ballroom

When: 11:40 AM - 1:00 PM

Registration is required for this event. RSVP at www.sc.edu/cte

Cosponsored by the Student Success Center and Center for Teaching Excellence.

Feb. 27 - NSE  Regular Application Deadline

National Student Exchange Regular Application Deadline for Summer 2018, Fall 2018, and Spring 2019

March 2 - To Drop or Not to Drop Workshop

To Drop or Not to Drop? That is the question. Think carefully before you make a permanent decision, and consider taking this workshop, which offers essential information to help you weigh your options and make the choice with the most favorable impact on your academic progress.

Location: Student Success Center

When: 1:00 PM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!

March 7 - Procrastination and Prioritization
[Transfer Series Workshop #3]

Registration is free and open only to Transfer Students! To register, click here

Location: Student Success Center, TCL, Mezzanine Level 

 When: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

March 21 - How to Prepare for Student Loan Repayment Workshop

Confused about your student loans? This workshop will help you learn more about the student loan process and prepare you for successful repayment.

Location: Student Success Center

When: 2:00 PM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!

March 21 - Building and Managing Credit
[Transfer Series Workshop #4]

Registration is free and open only to Transfer Students! To register, click here

Location: Student Success Center, TCL, Mezzanine Level 

 When: 5:30pm - 6:30pm

March 30 - Get Smart About Credit

Interested in learning more about the basics of credit? In this workshop, students will learn about and discuss credit reports, credit scores, determine whether or not they are ready for a credit card, and next steps from there!

Location: Student Success Center

When: 3:00 PM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!

April 16 - Preparing For Exams

In this workshop, participants will explore strategies and tools to develop a realistic finals study plan. Each participant will explore their personal study strategies, determine how to break exam materials down into smaller increments, and be provided tools to develop a finals study plan. 

Location: Student Success Center

When: 11:00 AM

Register online by making an appointment or just drop by!