Your Journey Starts Here

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Why Choose USCB?

The University of South Carolina Beaufort offers an affordable, high quality, personalized education in a relaxed coastal setting. From student research opportunities to hospitality internships on Hilton Head Island to study abroad, you will spread your wings and discover your powerful future at USCB.

What Kind of Student are You?

Incoming Freshman Information

First Year

Apply as a high school senior or for the first time.

Transfer Students Information


Transfer existing credits  to USCB.

International Students Information


Attend USCB as a non-U.S. citizen.

Palmetto College Online


Tailor your education to fit your schedule with Palmetto College online bachelor's completion program.

Graduate Student Information

Graduate Student

Pursue select master's degrees at USCB. 

Dual Enrollment Information

Dual Enrollment

Earn college credit while still in high school.

Beaufort Honors College

Honors College

Challenge yourself with a select group of students of exceptional ability.

Returning Students Information


Resume your university education.

Military and Veterans Information


Take advantage of our partnerships with the armed forces.

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Contact Us

Mailing Address

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


Call or Text (843) 208-8055
Fax: (843) 208-8290

Office Hours

Mon-Fri: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST