University of South Carolina

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!



Register for Impact Weekly Service trips for the week of Feb. 15-19!

Registration is open for our Impact Weekly Service Trips! You can help in the community even if you’re short on time. Continue reading


We’re streaming TED2016 on Feb. 16

Dreams matter. And TED2016 will be dedicated to the greatest dreams we are capable of dreaming. Come watch with us in the LSC! Continue reading

CrowdFunding NightRGB

Learn about crowdfunding Thursday, Feb. 18, 6:30 p.m.

Attend our crowdfunding event where speakers will talk about a variety of entrepreneurial issues. Everyone is welcome, regardless of entrepreneurial experience. Continue reading


Apply for the 2016 Leadership and Service Awards!

Browse the listing of all awards and their corresponding application/nomination forms. Please note you must log in to Garnet Gate to complete the nomination and application form. Continue reading


Service opportunities allow students to make a difference

No matter how students chose to serve volunteer time, there are service opportunities all across campus. Each student has the ability to help the community and make a difference. Continue reading


Fostering leadership and diversity

For 30 years, the University of South Carolina has brought together students around the region to talk about leadership and diversity. This year, students and faculty from across the SEC also will be part of that conversation. Continue reading


Check out these February Skill Builders!

Skill Builder workshops and webinars are one-hour sessions designed to assist student leaders in working with others. Continue reading


Register for the next Service Saturday, Feb. 20!

Your transportation to and from the service project as well as lunch will be provided. If you want to serve at a particular site or with a particular group of people, please arrive early and together. Continue reading


Apply for the Organizational Leaders Program

DEADLINE: FEB. 11 If you are looking to become a leader in your organization, if you just transitioned into leadership, or even if you’ve been in your role for a year, OLP is for you! Continue reading


Applications for Outstanding Woman of the Year due Feb. 15

DEADLINE: FEB. 15 The 22nd Annual Outstanding Woman of the Year Award recognizes a junior or senior woman at USC that has made and continues to make a positive impact on the USC community and beyond. Continue reading


Apply for WomenLEAD

DEADLINE: FEB. 21 Women participating in the program will have the opportunity to engage weekly with speakers on various leadership themes, partake in a unique mentoring network, and connect to other campus and local Columbia leaders. Continue reading