- Admissions at South Carolina
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Whether you're a future student, transferring from another school or a professional school candidate, find the application that fits your future plans.
How do I apply to the University of South Carolina?
Start by choosing the right application for your degree type, then select the application that works best for your situation or specific degree.
There are many ways undergraduate students get started at South Carolina.
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Complete the USC Application or the Common App if you're entering college for the first time or if college credits you hold were earned before high school graduation.
Apply as a transfer if you are currently attending or have attended a college after high school graduation.
Apply as an international freshman student or an international transfer student if you’re a non-U.S. citizen or non-U.S. permanent resident.
Returning USC Student
Use this application if you have previously attended USC Columbia as a degree-seeking student.
Non-Degree Seeking Student
Use this application if you are a college graduate needing additional undergraduate coursework or a visiting/transient student from another college.
Online Degree Completion Student
Use this application if you would like to earn an online degree in elementary education, liberal studies or organizational leadership.
Further your professional knowledge as a graduate student at the University of South Carolina. Apply for admission to a USC graduate degree program.Graduate Degree Applications
Professional Program Applications
Start your application to study law, medicine or pharmacy at the University of South Carolina. Learn what you’ll need, where to find centralized applications, when application deadlines fall and more.
School of Law
Review School of Law admissions criteria, requirements and other application information.
School of Medicine Columbia
Explore M.D. program admissions criteria and other application information. Other programs apply through The Graduate School.
School of Medicine Greenville
View School of Medicine Greenville admissions criteria, requirements and other application information.
College of Pharmacy
Explore Pharm.D. admissions criteria and application information. Other pharmacy programs apply through The Graduate School.