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Life Membership

We are Gamecocks. We belong to a network of proud and strong leaders linked by our Carolina experiences, united by our Gamecock spirit, and connected by our love for our alma mater. We invite you to connect forever to that Gamecock Network of thousands worldwide through My Carolina Alumni Association membership.

Life membership means increasing the capacity of our network of graduates, supporting student success as future alumni, exclusive member’s events, special pricing on My Carolina gear, and meaningful connections with fellow Gamecocks, no matter where you live. Join My Carolina today and enjoy a lifetime of connectivity to our beloved university.  

Student for a short time. Gamecock for a lifetime. Forever to Thee.

Alumni Individual Life: $900

Alumni Dual* Life: $1,100

Centurion** Individual Life: $450

Centurion** Dual* Life: $550


One additional individual may join at this price; must live at the same address


Exclusive to Gamecocks at least 70 years old or 50 years from graduation

Life Member Benefits

  • Exclusive Life Member kit for new members
  • Exclusive Life Member newsletter
  • Exclusive Life Member events and programs in the new Alumni Center
  • Special Life Member pricing at My Carolina events
  • Special Life Member rental discounts at the new Alumni Center
  • 15% discount on apparel from the My Carolina Apparel & Merchandise Store
  • 15% discount on Carolina Classroom sessions offered by the university's Office of Continuing Education and Conferences

Life Members also receive all of the benefits of annual membership!