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Transfer Student Success

Transfer Student Success is your one-stop-shop for navigating campus life. This can include one-on-one consultations, student organizations for transfer students, and knowing which services and offices on campus to connect to and utilize on your pathway to educational success.  

Schedule a Transfer Success Consultation

Want to know how to access and take advantage of transfer student specific resources? Schedule a transfer success consultation today!


Visit the Office of Undergraduate Admissions to learn more about the process of transferring to the university. If you are admitted, we will meet you at orientation.

Admissions for Gamecock Gateway students planning to transfer to UofSC are also handled by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

We know how confusing the transition to a new university can be. That is why the Student Success Center has specific services for transfer students.

Want to learn how to:

  • Navigate campus life
  • Get help developing your path towards graduation and beyond
  • Gain academic skills to help you accomplish your educational goals
  • Use campus resources to enrich your educational experiences 
  • Connect with transfer student organizations 

We don't want to lose you, but we understand how important it is to find the academic environment that best suits you.

The University Advising Center can assist you If you are thinking about withdrawing from the university.

Visit the Academic Advising Withdrawal Page 


Tau Sigma Honor Society

Tau Sigma is a national honor society designed exclusively to "recognize and promote the academic excellence and involvement of transfer students”.

Tau Sigma membership is by invitation only.

If you are a transfer student to the UofSC Columbia Campus, was enrolled in 12 or more credit hours during your first semester, and have achieved a 3.5 GPA or higher during  your first semester, be on the lookout for an invitation to join Tau Sigma.

Connect with UofSC Tau Sigma, MU Chapter on Garnet Gate


Association of Transfer Students 

The Association of Transfer Students is a student organization for transfer students created by transfer students. The purpose of the Association of Transfer Students is to assist transfer students as they transition to the University of South Carolina and foster a community that will support them academically, socially, and emotionally.

Connect with the Association of Transfer Students on Garnet Gate



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