College Admissions Representatives
Thank you for your interest in visiting the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics. We look forward to seeing you soon!
To schedule a visit, please email Kenetta Pierce, College Counselor, or call 843-383-3901 ext. 3945.
College information sessions can be held Monday through Friday at 12:00 pm or 5:00 pm while school is in session. Since GSSM is residential, there may be alternate appointment times - please call for availability. Visits typically last 40-60 minutes.
SC Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics
401 Railroad Avenue, Hartsville, SC
Driving time to Hartsville:
- Florence, SC - 30 minutes
- Columbia, SC - 1 hour
- Charlotte, NC - 1.75 hours
- Charleston, SC - 2 hours
- Greenville, SC - 2.5 hours
- Raleigh, NC - 2.5 hours
Parking is available at the front of the school. Please check in at the center lobby. You will need to provide your driver's license to the security guard.
Places to Stay
The Florence hotels are conveniently located by I-95 and I-20, a 30-minute drive to Hartsville.
Hartsville Coffee and Eateries
Crema Coffee Bar, 136 W. Carolina Avenue
Bizzell’s, 137 E. Carolina Avenue
Bow Thai Cuisine, 150 E. Carolina Avenue
The Midnight Rooster, 136 E. Carolina Avenue
Nueva Villa (Mexican), 403 S. Fifth Street
Sam Kendall's, 134 E. Carolina Avenue
Sugarush Cupcake Shop, 907 W. Carolina Avenue Suite A
Yogi Bear Fried Chicken, 514 S. Fifth Street