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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

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

512 Main Street Columbia, SC 29208
Phone: (803) 777-7000
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University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • Located in Columbia, SC
  • Public
  • 29,599 students enrolled
  • 70% admitted
  • $10,416 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • ashley from lexington, sc
  • Jun-28-2016 I am a current student here

    usc is a big campus- be ready to walk a lot. also, learn about everything that happens on campus- from fitness classes to hip-hop wednesday, there is so much going on at once.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jun-08-2016 I am a current student here

    visit campus! i have heard from a lot of people they thing the campus isn't pretty or too big, but their minds were changed when they visited. if you are applying, make sure to keep up on deadlines.

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  • Cassandra from Murrells Inlet, SC
  • Jan-04-2016 I am a current student here

    VISIT THE CAMPUS AND ASK QUESTIONS! I immediately felt at home at USC. Imagine yourself living your day to day life at whatever campus you visit and see if you even can. Secondly, ask other students questions about living there. Students will give you the most honest answers.

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  • Sydney from Greater Atlanta, GA
  • Dec-10-2015 I am a current student here

    Tour if you can! A car isn't necessary, and a lot of places off-campus are accessible by foot, but if you can bring a car it will be to your advantage. Although it's not part of the tour, be sure to check out the new Darla Moore School of Business (1million dollar LEED certified facility that is absolutely beautiful). Apply for school scholarships ASAP.

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