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University of South Carolina-Columbia Scholarships

512 Main Street Tuition In/Out-State: $11,054 / $30,482 Total Fall Enrollment: 29,599
Columbia , SC 29208 Books and Supplies: $1,023 Applicants Admitted: 70%
(803) 777-7000 On-campus Room and Board: $9,700 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 91% Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 59% , $3,202 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics

Alumni Scholars Award

Scholarship Description
Annual Value: $5,000. Four-Year Value: $20,000. Approximately 15 freshmen with outstanding academic records receive awards of $5,000 from the Carolina Alumni Association. Successful candidates typically present SAT scores above 1300 on critical reading and math sections combined (or ACT composite score of 29) and achieve a GPA above 3.80. Students must also be accepted for enrollment at the University of South Carolina’s - Columbia campus. Criteria used in choosing Alumni Scholars include academic achievement, leadership, talent, and service. This award is renewable for up to three years as long as you maintain at least a “B” average. To apply for this scholarship, both an application for general University admissions and a UniversityHonorsCollege and Scholarship Application must be received by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. The postmark deadline for the applications is November 15. The student does not have to be a dependent of a the University of South Carolina alumnus to be considered.
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Renewal Criteria
This award is renewable for up to three years as long as you maintain at least a “B” average.

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