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Giving at South Carolina

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Student Life

Students at the university grow in so many ways. We are educating the next generation of leaders and there are virtually no limits to the academic and personal enrichment opportunities accessible on campus and in the community. 

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Student Life Carolina Fund

Giving to the Student Life Carolina Fund is the easiest way to donate to the university. We are happy to allocate funds for you to the areas with the most immediate need.

Parents Annual Fund

Who knows students better than their parents? This fund allows parents to show their support for the university and enhance their student's academic environment with a convenient, tax-deductible giving opportunity.

Senior Class Legacy

Every graduating class has made a mark on the university. The Senior Class Legacy allows them to be recognized for their accomplishments and "pay it forward."

Cocky's Road Home

This Valentine's Day, show your love for Cocky and bring him home to roost on campus.

Education Abroad Support Fund

Helping make international education opportunities possible for all students regardless of their academic, personal or financial backgrounds.

National Fellowship Finalists and Winners Support

Since 1994, Carolina students have earned 786 prestigious, merit-based scholarship and fellowships—including Rhodes, Marshall, Gates, Fulbright, Truman, and Hollings—totaling more than $24 million. USC students bring considerable distinction to the university. However, dedicated funding is always in need.

University-wide Undergraduate Scholarships

Supporting undergraduate education by offering scholarships based on financial need and academic merit to as many qualified students as possible

USC Dance Marathon

USC Dance Marathon is a student-run fundraiser that supports the Palmetto Health Children's Hospital.