Opportunities through the International Accelerator
Building relationships within the local community has never been easier. This group connects international students with domestic students who are excited to learn more about their language and culture. IAP students also benefit from the diverse global culture within the program, by building friendships with each other.
Participate in exciting events on and off campus:
- Back-to-school party
- Trip to the State House
- Columbia International Festival
- Volunteering at the Congaree National Park, and other community service opportunities
Student Advisory Team (SAT)
A body of IAP students dedicated to helping the IAP staff, this team provides helpful feedback in order to improve the student experience.
Some of the benefits of being an SAT member:
- Boost your leadership, public speaking and organizational skills; it's a great résumé builder.
- Make a difference in the IAP for you and your peers.
- Become a member of a diverse community of engaged students.
How to Get Involved
With so many organizations and clubs on campus, plus countless events and activities, it's easy to get involved.
Find an Organization
Looking for the right organization is easy. You can browse by topic or use a keyword search to help you find your place.
Serve the Community
As a student at UofSC, Columbia will become your new home. There is no better way to feel connected to your community than to give back to it.