Engagement Details

Student Government Freshman Council


What to Expect

Lead the way from the start! Apply to serve on the Freshman Council and dive into the Student Government experience at South Carolina. As a council member, you'll meet weekly to learn about hot-button issues on campus, connect with members of Student Government and other student org leaders, work on council projects and get one-on-one guidance from an upperclassman leader to chart your leadership course.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • GLD-Professional & Civic Engagement
  • Option to appear on USC Experience extended transcript

Term: Fall 2024



Time Commitment: 30-44 hours
Who Can Participate: Selected through competitive application
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)
Training manual, syllabus or rubric

Learning activities:
Study / Practice self knowledge
Career readiness

Knowledge or skills developed:

Who you will work with:
Student(s) on this campus

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Informal feedback only

Reflection expectations:
Each student produces written reflection(s)


Additional Information

Student Government