Category Archives: Student Life

Leading the Way to the Polls

Lead the Way, a student-led initiative affiliated with the Leadership and Service Center, has garnered national attention this election season. As of the South Carolina voter registration deadline, Lead the Way had registered the second most voters on a college campus in the nation, using voter registration website TurboVote. Continue reading

Now accepting Student Life student assistant applications for spring 2017

We’re hiring student assistants for spring 2017! Qualified candidates will be friendly and energetic ready to help other students and parents. Apply today! Continue reading

UofSC senior Megan O’Brien honored with national award for sexual assault education and prevention

Megan O’Brien attended the 21st annual Violence Against Women and It’s On Us reception in Washington, D.C., where Vice President Biden presented her with the It’s On Us Courage Award. Continue reading

Grads’ coastal wedding canceled by hurricane, but USC makes it work in Columbia

After seven to eight calls that went to recordings stating the university was closed, Frank reached Savannah Fisher, a student employee at the Russell House student union. Fisher, a junior English and history major who works for events services, set out to help the Gamecock families. She recalls thinking, “I’m going to do everything I can to make it happen.” Continue reading

Step-by-step: How to request your student ticket

Make sure you understand the process for requesting a student ticket before the first home football game! Continue reading

USC and Uber partnering to offer discounted rides through USC Safe Rides program

The University of South Carolina is proud to announce USC Safe Rides, a partnership with Uber which will provide UofSC students with a discounted Uber ride home. Continue reading

Photos from First Night Carolina

Cocky and Gamecock Cheer were on hand to welcome the Class of 2020 at First Night Carolina! Did you pose for a photo? Continue reading

Guide to Fraternity and Sorority Life

Our community was founded on the values of scholarship, leadership, friendship, and service, and our members strive to live out these values each and every day. Continue reading

How to access counseling services

Please share. If you are a student in need of counseling, you can access services using the following information. If you or a friend need immediate assistance, please call 803-777-5223. Continue reading