We are hosting an Admissions Open House for everyone interested in joining the JLC. Current members and Leaders will be available to answer any questions you may have about the admissions process or Junior League membership. We will have an in-person session as well as a virtual session via Zoom so you can choose what works best for you.
In-person Open House: Wednesday, November 3, 2021 at 6:30pm
Pre-registration is required. Please register here to join us in person.
Junior League Headquarters of Columbia
2926 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29205
*Masks are required
The JLC trains a class of first-year members each year starting in August to prepare them for effective community and League involvement. New members complete a comprehensive training series that allows them the opportunity to develop new friendships, serve the local community, and learn about the JLC’s structure and history.
Prospective members must meet the following criteria to be eligible for membership with the JLC:
- Be at least 23 years old at the time of her application.
- Reside in the Midlands area (Richland, Lexington, Calhoun, Fairfield, Kershaw, Orangeburg, Saluda, Newberry and Sumter counties)
- Be enthusiastic and excited about making a difference!
- Show an interest in developing her potential for community service
The application for the 2022-2023 New Member Class is now open. Click here to apply.
2022-2023 New Member Requirements Checklist
This checklist is provided for prospective members who may have questions regarding what is expected of them during their New Member year. This checklist may change for the 2021–2022 League year, but it will give prospective members an overview of what is required.
For more information about joining the JLC, please complete this membership inquiry form and a JLC member will contact you.