Tradition. Leadership. Pride.
It lasts beyond graduation. It starts as a student.

Students are essential to the Carolina Alumni Association. We uphold Carolina tradition and spirit, plan university-wide events and foster lifelong connections to our alma mater. Whether you want to make new friends, take advantage of scholarship offerings or become a student leader, the Carolina Alumni Association gives you a range of opportunities to enhance your Carolina experience.

Student Membership

We are the largest student organization on campus. Open to all students, your membership comes with an exclusive t-shirt, cinch pack, merchant discount card and admission to fun events. 
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Your Carolina Alumni Association and its contributors sponsor three academic merit award programs available to incoming freshmen. 
How do I apply?

Garnet Circle

The Garnet Circle Student Alumni Council attracts Carolina's most capable and active student leaders. Members program events for students and alumni, promote Carolina to future students and sponsor the semiannual Ring Ceremony.
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Official Ring

The Official University of South Carolina Ring stands as a time-honored expression of Carolina pride and is recognized by Carolina alumni around the world. 
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Job Opportunities

Are you looking for a job? Your Alumni Association can help you find work while on campus. 
I need a job.

Freshmen Send-Offs

Many of our Carolina Alumni Clubs host send-off parties for Carolina's incoming freshmen class during July and August. Incoming freshmen have the opportunity to meet new classmates and hear alumni share their stories about Carolina.
Is there a Freshmen Send-Off near me?

Staff to contact for additional information:

 Hunter Evans

Hunter Looper, '08 BS, Annual Member
Director of Student Programs 

"My Carolina is that chill up my spine when I hear '2001' anywhere on campus. It’s past, present, and future memories made with my Kappa Delta sisters, fellow students at the Darla Moore School of Business and the wonderful people I work with at the Alumni Association."

Carolina Alumni Association | 1600 Hampton Street Annex | Suite 305 | Columbia, SC  29208
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