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Admissions FAQs

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You probably have the same questions about applying to USCB as other prospective students.  Below are some of the most common ones, but if you still have questions please send them to admissions@uscb.edu. We are happy to help you discover if USCB is the right fit for you.

When is the application deadline?

The application deadline is Friday, August 1, 2014.

How much does USCB cost?

USCB is the lowest priced four-year public baccalaureate institution in the state of South Carolina.

Are the requirements different for first-year and transfer students?

There are specific first-year requirements, transfer requirements, and international student requirements.

Who qualifies a student for in-state tuition?

  • If you have lived in South Carolina  for 12 consecutive months, you will qualify for in-state tuition.
  • Residents of nearby Savannah, G.A. (Chatham, Effingham and Bryan counties) can also take advantage of in-state tuition rates offered at USCB.
  • Active Duty Military and their Dependents who provide copies of their orders to South Carolina qualify for in-state tuition.

Are scholarships available?

USCB has ample scholarship opportunities available for incoming USCB students.

Contact the Office of Admissions

If you have any general questions that you can't find the answer to on our website, please contact us.

Mailing Address:

University of South Carolina Beaufort
Office of Admissions
One University Boulevard
Bluffton, SC 29909

Phone (843) 208-8055
Fax (843) 208-8290
Email admissions@uscb.edu