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Gamecock Gateway

This is an invitation-only program that gives students the experience of living on campus while helping them transition into being full-time at Carolina.

At a Glance

  • Invitation-only program
  • Students live in Bates House
  • Start your journey to be a successful full-time student at USC

Visit the Gamecock Gateway website.

Learn more about what it means to be part of Gamecock Gateway.

What Makes This Community Different

Students in this community will live together on the USC campus and take classes together at Midlands Tech for their first year. They have access to opportunities on both campuses to help them successfully transition to full-time at Carolina in their second year.

  • Take advantage of academic support, activities and leadership opportunities on two campuses. 
  • Ride the dedicated shuttle back and forth between USC and Midlands Tech.
  • Get help meeting transfer requirements and transitioning to full-time status at USC. 

Joining Gamecock Gateway

This is an invitation-only program. Students are automatically considered based on their freshman application to USC.

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