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Did you know the time you spend in a student organization, volunteering in the community or working a job can help you be more successful in college and achieve your future goals? Contact our coaches to develop your leadership skills, impact the community and expand your learning beyond the classroom!



Nominations now being accepted for Outstanding Woman of the Year

Please consider nominating deserving undergraduate junior or senior women to apply for the 2015 Outstanding Woman of the Year award! Continue reading


Carolina Cares: Oct. 13-Dec. 1, 2014

Because we believe that the holidays should be a happy time for all, Carolina Service Council and The Leadership and Service Center sponsor Carolina Cares, an annual holiday donation drive. Continue reading


Register NOW for MLK Days of Service!

Registration is now open to be part of our two days of service, Monday, Jan. 19 and Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015! Join us as we honor Dr. King’s life and legacy during these two powerful days of service. Continue reading


Hunger and Homelessness Week: Nov. 15-23, 2014

Organizations and individuals on the Hunger & Homelessness Week Student Planning Committee will be hosting a week of awareness panels, donation drives, and service projects in hopes to impact hunger and homelessness on campus and in Columbia. Continue reading



Join us for a tradition that dates back to when the Gamecock mascot made its first appearance in 1902! Tigerburn will be held Monday, November 24, at 5:30 p.m. on the Greene Street Intramural Fields. Continue reading


Fall 2014 Skill Builder Leadership Workshops schedule

Attend three of these fun, interactive Skill Builders workshops and receive a prize pack! Sessions are designed to assist student leaders in working effectively with others. Continue reading


Student Org Fair: Jan. 21, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Greene St.

Come out to Greene Street and get to know organization representatives in person! Continue reading


Student Leadership and Diversity Conference: Feb. 7, 2015

Time to register and submit your session proposals for SLDC, a one-day regional conference for students, faculty and staff to network, develop leadership identities and understand how to work and lead in a diverse society. Continue reading


Community Service Ambassadors

The Leadership and Service Center is looking for two students to fill open Community Service Ambassador slots for the Spring semester. Continue reading


Professional Development Certificate Program for working students

PDCP is designed to provide student employees (both on and off campus) the skills and tools to become more effective workers. Continue reading


Report your community service hours!

Help us keep track and report on all of the great service our students, faculty and staff complete each year by submitting your work to the Annual Report. Continue reading