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Tiger Portal now open for Spring Registration!

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

2014 Spring registration is now open for students of Tiger Portal. Follow the link below or log in from the Voorhees College website home page.

https://tiger.voorhees.edu/ics

Homecoming 2013

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

Voorhees College Homecoming 2013 is right around the corner! Clear your calendars for November 8th and 9th, make your reservations now, and don’t miss this spectacular weekend. Be sure to visit the homecoming links by clicking HERE and join our mailing list for weekly blasts of the latest information on all the weekend’s festivities!

Homecoming 2013 promo commercial #1

Fall 2013 registration officially closing

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Fall 2013 will officially close on Friday, August 23 at 5 p.m. For more information, contact the registrar’s office at 803-780-1250.

Attention Fall 2013 New Students…

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Click here to view the New Student Orientation Week schedule. For additional questions or concerns, contact Leslie Brooks at 803-780-1022 or at lbrooks@voorhees.edu.

Attention Returning Students!!

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

The deadline is quickly approaching to pay for housing and apply for FAFSA. Also, Tiger Portal will open on July 7 with the Fall 2013 schedule.

Visit Voorhees during a SummerStart Date!

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Visit Voorhees this summer during a SummerStart date to learn what the institution has to offer. To register for SummerStart, click here.

2013 SummerStart Dates:

June 8

June 22

July 13

July 20

Third Annual President’s Scholarship Gala

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Voorhees College will host it’s Third Annual President’s Scholarship Gala on Saturday, April 6.

The President’s Scholarship Gala is a signature fundrasing event for historic Voorhees College and one of it’s premiere social occasions.  The purpose of this event is to raise additional scholarship funding for deserving students at Voorhees College.

The gala will take place Saturday, April 6, 2013 at the Charleston Marriot, 170 Lockwood Boulevard, Charleston, SC  29403.  A VIP Reception and Awards Ceremony will take place a 6:00 p.m.  The main doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the celebration will begin at 7:00 p.m.  A silent auction for all attendees will begin at 6:00 p.m.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor as an individual or through your business, please review the sponsorship levels listed below and contact Ms. Tifanie Lewis at (803) 780-1191 or Mr. Marcus Burgess at (803) 780-1199.

  • Diamond Sponsor… … … …$25,000 (3 tables of 8  )
  • Platinum Sponsor… … … …$10,000 (2 tables of 8  )
  • Gold Sponsor        … … … …$5, 000 (1 table of 8  )
  • Silver Sponsor      … … … …$2,500 (1 table of 8  )
  • Bronze Sponsor    … … … …$1,000 (4 seats  )

Individual tickets are $150 per person.

For more information, contact the Office of Communication at (803) 780-1194 or (803) 780-1799.

2013 Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
  • New Student Orientation:  January 3
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Program:  January 24
  • Black History Kickoff Program: February 7
  • Absalom Jones Celebration: February 12
  • Women’s History Program:  March 7
  • Spring Break:  March 11-15
  • Honors Day Convocation: March 21
  • Easter Break: March 29-April 1
  • President’s Scholarship Gala: April 6
  • Founder’s Day Convocation:  April 11
  • Commencement:   May 4

Get ready for the best Homecoming ever!

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Friday, November 9
DAY PARTY
Homecoming will be kicked off right with a Day Party that will feature music, food, and tons and tons of fun. Come reconnect with alumni and register for Homecoming Weekend at the Day Party!
Location: Voorhees Student Center
Time: 3 p.m.-6 p.m.
Price: $18.97

HALL OF FAME BANQUET
Celebrate the new class of alumni honorees with the Voorhees family! These alumni have made great accomplishments in their professional area, but they have also contributed greatly to Voorhees College.
Location: Leonard E. Dawson Health and Human Resources Center
Time: 7 p.m.
Price: $50 per person / $500 per table  -seats 8

OLD-SCHOOL PARTY

Get ready to party with classmates as our guest DJ/host travels back in time on the ones and twos. This event will be the OFFICIAL FRIDAY NIGHT HOMECOMING PARTY! Free drinks will be included with the price!
Location: Massachusetts Hall Auditorium
Time: 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m.
Price: $20

Saturday, November 10
HOMECOMING PARADE
Location: Begins on Maple Street
Time: 10 a.m.

TIGER DEN (Official Alumni Tailgate)
Location: In front of the Leonard E. Dawson Center near the ticket booth
Time: 11 a.m.
Price: $5
Tiger Den includes free food and giveaways.It will also be available for alumni to register for Homecoming. Alumni please come by Tiger Den to reconnect and meet and greet your former classmates!

HOMECOMING BASKETBALL GAMES
Location: Leonard E. Dawson Health and Human Resources Center
Time: 1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Price: $15 per adult / $8 per student

GREEK STEPSHOW
Location: Leonard E. Dawson Health and Human Resources Center
Time: 7 p.m.
Price: $15 per person

ALL-BLACK PARTY
Come dressed to impress for this lavish event, which will also feature a guest DJ/host. This event will be the OFFICIAL HOMECOMING STEPSHOW AFTER PARTY! Free drinks will be included in the price!
Location: Massachusetts Hall Auditorium
Time: 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m.
VIP: $50 (VIP includes a nice lounge area with complimentary food and drinks.There are only 50 VIP tickets available.)
Price: $25 (General admission)

SummerStart dates for incoming new students

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Please click on the link below to register to attend a SummerStart Session, which is held for incoming freshman students. For additional information, contact Reverend Yvonne Singleton, director of the Freshman Year Experience Program, at 803-780-1379 or at ysing@voorhees.edu.

Please click here to register for one of the dates below.


SummerStart Dates

  • SummerStart 1 – June 9
  • SummerStart 2 – June 23
  • SummerStart 3 – July 14
  • SummerStart 4 – July 21