Admissions and Student Marketing

Fall Open House and High School Visitation Day

#iambenedict

Saturday, November 4, 2017
9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon
Antisdel Chapel

BC Transformers: Enter with Pride, Exit with Power

Information on: Academic Programs, Financial Aid, and Scholarships

Complimentary Lunch

FALL FOOTBALL GAME - 2:00 p.m.
CHARLIE W. JOHNSON FOOTBALL STADIUM

For Additional Information, Please Call 803-705-4910

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Fall 2017 Open House Registration Form CLOSED

Office of Admissions and Student Marketing
Benedict College
1600 Harden Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29204
803-705-4910 or 800-868-6598

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Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

BC TIGER PREP SUMMER ORIENTATION

April 11, 2017

Dear Prospective Student:

In just a few months, you will take the next step towards becoming a student at Benedict College where you will “Enter with pride and exit with power.” The Office of Admissions and Student Marketing will host its annual BC Tiger Prep Summer Orientations which will assist you with your transition from high school to Benedict College. The Orientations are designed to help you and your parents/guardians with the completion of most steps to finalize your Fall 2017 registration.

We will review:

  • Student Affairs
  • Admissions files completion
  • Finalizing all financial aid paperwork

    Apply for PIN number (student and parent)
    FAFSA (www.fafsa.ed.gov
    Entrance Counseling
    Master Promissory Note and
    PLUS forms

  • Privacy Act Form (FERPA) for student’s signature
  • Campus life and safety
  • Residential Life
  • Required health care forms and coverage
  • Student activities
  • Academic Affairs
  • The Freshman Institute - class schedule

Please register online for one of the dates listed below:

Saturday, June 17, 2017 starting at 8:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 24, 2017 starting at 8:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 15, 2017 starting at 8:00 a.m. (Walk-ins are welcome on July 15, 2017)

Registration is CLOSED for the BC Tiger Prep Summer Orientation

We look forward to seeing you at one of the Summer Orientations and in August 2017. Please call 803-705-4910 or email me at Phyllis.Thompson@benedict.edu if you have any questions. You are reminded to complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online for the fall semester and list Benedict College’s code (003420).

Sincerely,
Phyllis L. Thompson
Asst. VP for Admissions and Student Marketing


Checklist of items to bring (PDF)

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Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 8:00am

Fall Semester Registration 2017

Location: Benjamin E. Mays Human Resources Center (GYM) and Fine Arts & Humanities Center

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Residence Halls open for fall semester to include Community Life Staff RHAs, Freshman Institute Student Ambassadors, STAR (Admissions) and Band (LEADERS) only.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Welcome Center and Registration open for First-Time Freshmen.

First-Time Freshmen (not transfer and readmitted students) arrive and registration begins
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday - Friday, August 2 - 4, 2017

Registration and Freshman Institute Orientation Sessions continue for First-Time Freshmen
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Registration for returning football players, band members, cheerleaders and volleyball players
12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Registration for First-Time Freshman Students
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Registration and Welcome Center are open for First-Time Freshman Students.
12:00noon - 4:00pm.

Monday, August 7, 2017

CLASSES BEGIN FOR FRESHMAN INSTITUTE FIRST-TIME FRESHMEN ONLY.

Registration and Welcome Center remain open for First-Time Freshman Students
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Residence Halls, Welcome Center and Registration open for returning, transfer and readmitted students
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Registration and Welcome Center remain open for First-Time Freshman Students
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday - Friday, August 9 - 11, 2017

Registration continues for all students
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Registration continues for all students
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Registration continues for all students
12:00noon - 4:00pm.

Monday, August 14, 2017

CLASSES BEGIN FOR RETURNING, TRANSFER, AND READMITTED STUDENTS.

Monday - Friday, August 14 - 18, 2017

Registration continues for all students
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Last day for first-time freshman (Freshman Institute) students to register and add classes
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 18, 2017

LAST DAY TO DROP A BLOCK I CLASS AND RECEIVE MONETARY ADJUSTMENT; THEREAFTER STUDENTS WILL BE ASSIGNED A "WC" IN CLASSES THAT ARE DROPPED.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Registration continues for all students
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Registration continues for all students
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
(Total Solar Eclipse Experience at Charlie W. Johnson Stadium: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Tuesday - Friday, August 22 - 25, 2017

Registration continues for all students
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Last day to add a non-Freshman Institute Block I Class.

Friday, August 25, 2017

LAST DAY TO DROP A REGULAR CLASS AND RECEIVE MONETARY ADJUSTMENT; THEREAFTER STUDENTS WILL BE ASSIGNED A "WC" IN CLASSES THAT ARE DROPPED.

LAST DAY FOR RETURNING, READMITTED, AND TRANSFER STUDENTS TO REGISTER AND ADD CLASSES.

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Event-Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, August 25, 2017 - 4:00pm

VISIT BENEDICT COLLEGE

Visiting a campus is one of the best ways to see if that college is the right fit for you. Our tours are given by our Benedict College Ambassadors who are current students and can give you great insight into what it is like to be a student here at Benedict College.

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