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CIC Undergraduate Student Services

From application to graduation, the CIC Student Services team is here to provide undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications and the School of Library and Information Science with every means available to achieve academic excellence, personal autonomy and a strong sense of purpose. If you have questions, please contact us. We are glad you are here. Go Gamecocks!

Application for Advancement to Upper Division Journalism and Broadcast Journalism Programs

If you are a broadcast or journalism major who is currently enrolled in JOUR 291, please apply for Upper Division.  

Undergraduate scholarship applications are online

Scholarship awards are non-renewable. You must re-apply each year for SJMC departmental scholarships. Applications are currently open for current students to apply for departmental scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. The deadline to apply for these scholarships is March 6, 2020.

Have you been advised for spring semester?

Advisement is open for the spring semester. Make sure to schedule your appointment. If you have questions about the advisement process, visit the advising page.

Meet Sonic the Hedgehog's animator

Sonic the Hedgehog animator Tyson Hesse will speak at the first installment of the UofSC’s Studio South Speaker Series on Feb. 20 at 6 p.m. Graphic novel illustrator and animator will share stories of his career and answer questions from students. Free and open to the public.

The School Inclusion Institute applications for summer 2020 are opens

iSchool Inclusion Institute applications for summer 2020 are open.
Will fund research and leadership opportunity for underrepresented, undergraduate students. The application deadline is February 17, 2020; however, early applications will receive priority consideration. Please direct all questions to For more information, visit the institutes admission webpage.

Looking for an internship and not sure where to start

Check out the brand new Internships page on the My CIC website.

Internship/Job Searching - Activate your Handshake!

Employers are uploading opportunities for students to view on Handshake. If you have not done so, now is the time to activate your account, upload your resume and build your profile. Handshake will be the central location to find internships and job opportunities going forward.


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