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University of South Carolina-Columbia Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

Application Fees

$50
Undergrad Application Fee
$50
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
512 Main Street Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: (803) 777-7000
General Site: www.sc.edu/
Admissions: http://www.sc.edu/admissions/
Application: http://www.sc.edu/applytousc/

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Elizabeth from Anderson, SC
  • Sep-02-2014 I am a current student here

    Don't be intimidated by the size of the campus. Carry around a small map and check out where each of your classes are located before class starts.

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  • Sathesh from Florence, SC
  • Apr-03-2014 I am a current student here

    - Make good use of your time. - Buy the 14 or 16 Meal Plan. They are much more flexible than the 21. - If you have the chance to go to SI (Supplemental Instruction), go to it. It's a godsend. - There is a vast support network that is available to you at any time. If you screw up or need some help, don't be afraid to look or ask for it. - If you're bringing a car, shell out the money for a spot in one of the garages. The cheaper option is to pay for a decal that will allow you to park in a Student Parking area IF YOU CAN FIND ONE. Trust me, the chances of that are really low.

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  • Anon.
  • Mar-18-2014 I am a current student here

    USC is the one.. if you were looking for a sign.. THIS IS IT! Also, be sure to apply for financial aid ASAP!

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  • Heather
  • Feb-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure that you know something about football, because everyone will be frustrated with you if you aren't a football fan, like me. Also, try new things with organizations and groups to venture outside of your comfort zone because you'll meet some amazing people.

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