The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

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Promote your achievements with Merit

meritWhat is Merit?

Merit is a network we use to publicize your accomplishments, like making the Dean’s List, studying abroad, or landing an internship. Merit allows us to organize all of your achievements online at where you can view your personalized stories, and add your own activities and work experience. You can even share these positive stories with family and friends in social networks like Facebook and Twitter.

 Why are you using Merit?

It can help you stand out as a high-achiever in places where employers, recruiters, peers, and even friends and family will take notice. We want you to get the recognition you deserve for your hard work, academic success, and scholarly activities. Merit is the best way to showcase these accomplishments and we send a copy of your story to your hometown newspapers.

 How do you claim your Merit page?

  1. Go to and search for your name.
  2. Next to your name, find the option to claim your profile.
  3. Enter your email address and submit the form. Merit will send you a confirmation email.
  4. Claim your Merit page by signing in with Facebook, Twitter or by using your email address and creating a password.
  5. Own your Merit page by adding your picture, job experience, volunteer work and high school, and be sure to connect your page to your LinkedIn account.
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