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Integrating Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

USC Connect is a comprehensive learning initiative to support all students in enhancing their Carolina education by connecting academics and beyond the classroom experiences.

USC Connect:
Our learning has No Limits!!!

Make connections between course work and beyond the classroom experiences.

  • No limit in location:
    Learn within and beyond the classroom
  • No limit in collaboration:
    Work with faculty, staff, peers, community organizations, global partners, working professionals
  • No limit in application of what you’ve learned to reach your goals:
    Career? Service? Leadership? Graduate School?
  • No limit in depth:
    Meaningful learning grounded in challenging academics and real world experience
  • No limit in style:
    Share what you have learned your way — in the classroom, on the stage, on the web, through a student organization, in an e-portfolio Participate Create LEad

News & Events

Leadership Distinction Awards Ceremony

Monday, April 28th
3:30-5:00 p.m.
Hollings Program Room
(enter through Thomas Cooper Library)

President Pastides will congratulate the inaugural class of graduates (PDF) who have earned Leadership Distinction.

Swanger Award to USC Connect student leader

Caroline Hendricks, a founding member of the USC Connect Student Representative Board, was presented with the University‘s Steven N. Swanger Leadership Award at the University Awards Ceremony on April 17, 2014.

Read More (PDF)

Faculty Conference

Monday, May 12th

The USC Connect Faculty Conference, Monday, May 12th, will bring together over 100 faculty from throughout the university to discuss integrative learning and graduation with leadership distinction.

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Please contact us with any questions or comments:

USC Connect
Thomas Cooper Library, Suite L132
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208

Irma Van Scoy, Executive Director
Damara Hightower-Davis, Assistant Director
Natalie Smith-Kenner, Administrative Coordinator
Nicholas (Nick) Vaught, Student Services Coordinator

Student Representative Board

Other important links:

Columbia, SC 29208 • 803-777-2808 •