Engagement Details

Pillars for Carolina Orientation


What to Expect

Incoming students engage in an extended orientation program that introduces them to student life and resources on campus. Participants meet and interact with peers, explore campus geography and resources, and reflect on their identity as a college student.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • Option to appear on UofSC Experience extended transcript

Term: Summer 2022



Time Commitment: 120 - 179 hours
Who Can Participate: Open - any student can participate (no required credentials, such as GPA, hours earned)
Minimum Credit Hours: No requirements for credit hours or years completed
Minimum GPA:  No requirements for credit hours or years completed
Other Requirements No additional requirements


Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Group orientation / class session(s)
Website information

Learning activities:
Connecting with others

Knowledge or skills developed:

Who you will work with:
Student(s) on this campus
Peer educator(s) who lead this engagement

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Informal feedback only
Peer educator

Reflection expectations:
Group / class session(s) with peer educator
Each student produces written reflection(s)


Additional Information