Admissions and Student Marketing

FALL OPEN HOUSE

#iambenedict

Saturday, November 12, 2016
9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon
Location: Antisdel Chapel

BC Transformers: Enter with Pride, Exit with Power

Information on: Scholarships, Financial Aid, and Academic Programs

For Additional Information, Please Call 803-705-4910

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Fall 2016 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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Event-Date: 
Saturday, November 12, 2016 -
9:00am to 12:00pm

BC TIGER PREP SUMMER ORIENTATION

April 13, 2016

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.” On behalf of Dr. David H. Swinton, President, the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff and students, we look forward to helping you prepare for an opportunity that will last a life time.  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 2016 registration.
We will provide you with an understanding of:

  • 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
    • Required health care forms and coverage
    • Student activities
  • Academic Affairs structure
    •  The Freshman Institute - class schedule

Please register online for one of the dates listed below:

Saturday, June 18, 2016 starting at 8:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 25, 2016 starting at 8:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 starting at 8:00 a.m.
(Walk-ins are welcome on July 16, 2016 and to report to HRC Arena (Gym))

 

Register for a BC Tiger Prep Summer Orientation (CLOSED)

We look forward to seeing you at one of the Summer Orientations and in August 2016. Please call 803-705-4910 or email me at Thompsop@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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Event-Date: 
Saturday, July 16, 2016 - 8:00am

Spring Semester Registration 2017

Location: Swinton Campus Center and Fine Arts & Humanities Center

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Residence Halls open for RHAs and Freshman Institute Student Ambassadors.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Residence Halls and Welcome Center open for new and Freshman Institute students.

Registration begins for new students and Freshman Institute Students
8:30am - 5:00pm.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Registration begins for upper class students, readmitted and transfer students.
8:30am - 5:00pm.

Friday, January 6, 2017

Registration Continues for All students.
8:30am - 5:00pm.

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Registration for all students (continuing, new freshman, readmitted and transfer students continues).
10:00am - 3:00pm.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Welcome Center and Registration are open for all students.
12:00noon - 4:00pm.

Monday - Friday, January 9 - 13, 2017

Registration Continues for all students.
8:30am - 5:00pm.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 (Rescheduled)

CLASSES BEGIN FOR ALL STUDENTS.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Registration Continues for all students.
10:00am - 3:00pm.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

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

Monday, January 16, 2017

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Holiday (Observed).

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Classes resume.

Last day for Freshman Institute students to register and add classes.

Last day to add a Block I class.

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

Tuesday - Friday, January 17 - 20, 2017

Registration continues for returning, readmitted, and transfer students.
8:30am - 5:00pm.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Last day for returning, readmitted and transfer students to register and add classes.

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 to apply for May graduation.

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Event-Date: 
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 8:30am to Friday, January 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

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 I AM BENEDICT Ambassadors who are current students and can give you a great insight into what it is like to be a student here at Benedict College.

Upcoming Events

01/18/2017 - 6:00pm to 01/20/2017 - 9:00pm
02/01/2017 - 8:00am to 02/28/2017 - 11:00pm
03/14/2017 - 9:00am to 03/15/2017 - 1:00pm