Alumni Association Member Benefits


Membership in the USC Sumter Alumni Association is open to alumni and friends of the University.


DUAL Membership:


The USC Sumter Alumni Association and My Carolina Alumni Association have partnered to bring you even more benefits. As a member of the USC Sumter Alumni Association, you will also receive all member benefits of the My Carolina Alumni Association without paying any extra. For a list of the My Carolina Benefits, please click on the link below.


My Carolina 


Nettles Gym:

Do you often reminisce about working out in the Nettles gym while chatting to friends over the blaring music? Now is your chance to relive those fun times. Members of the USC Sumter Alumni Association receive FREE use of the Nettles Gym. It’s like a gym membership for only $50.00 a year!


During the academic year, Nettles is open:

Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am – 8:00 pm

Friday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday –Sunday: closed


During the summer, Nettles is open:

Monday- Friday:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday: Closed

(Hours are subject to change)


Special invitations:


You will receive invitations to “members only” events hosted by the USC Sumter Alumni Association.


Carolina Collegiate Federal Credit Union:

As a member, you are eligible for membership in the Carolina Collegiate Federal Credit Union. 




Each member will receive a copy of the annual student literary magazine, Sandhill.



On Course:

Each member will receive a copy of On Course, the magazine of the University of South Carolina Sumter.


USC Sumter Bookstore:

Show your membership card at the USC Sumter Bookstore for a 15% discount. Excludes textbooks and sale items.



As a member, you will receive a 25% discount on artwork sold by the Sumter Partnership of the USC Educational Foundation.



Look for an Alumni Association logo and then present your membership card to the following businesses and receive the following discounts:

About the Body Massage and Skin Care - $10.00 off any service over $60

Academy of Martial Arts
- 50% off of the first month of karate

Applebee’s - 10% discount

Chick-fil-A - free original Chick-fil-A sandwich with purchase of large fry and beverage. This discount is only valid at the stand-alone site on Broad Street of Sumter, SC.


Creative Cookery - 10% discount on purchase (excludes electronics)


Custom Celebrations of Carolina - 10% discount on event planning services


Doolallies, LLC - 10% off regular-priced merchandise

Edible Arrangements -
10% discount on purchases of $25 or more(Mention code: USCA0874)


Flowers and Baskets, Inc - 10% discount on merchandise for local deliveries and carryout only (excludes delivery charge  and wire out orders)

Jersey Mike’s Subs - 15% discount on food

Merle Norman Cosmetics - 10% discount


Palmetto Tire and Auto  - Free tire rotation and brake inspection.

Rascals - 10% discount on all food

- 10% discount (excludes Mustard Seed products)

Southeastern Laser Medical Spa -10% off any service.  Find out more.

Timeless Memories Studio - 10% off portraits and framing