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International Requirements

As an international student you have many arrangements to make to come to the University of South Carolina Beaufort. International applicants must apply at least six months before the semester you plan to begin your studies. International undergraduate students must pay all expenses themselves. The University does not give scholarships to international students for undergraduate study. International students must be high school graduates (completed about 12 years of schooling in their own countries) and be proficient in the English language.

International applicants must submit

  • Apply online.
  • Official school records, including official high school and college transcripts, must be translated into English prior to being sent to the Admissions Office. All transcripts issued by colleges and high schools not located in the U.S. must be sent to a third party evaluation company. Applicants may use which may include one of the following or a service that is certified by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the American Translators Association (ATA):

    World Education Services, Inc.
    P.O. Box 5087 
    Bowling Green Station 
    New York, NY 10274
    Phone: 212-966-6311
    FAX: 212-966-6395
    Email: info@wes.org
    WWW: http://www.wes.org

    International Education
    Res. Foundation

    PO Box 3665
    Culver City, CA 90231
    Phone: 310-258-9451
    FAX: 310-342-7086
    Email: info@ierf.org
    WWW: http://www.ierf.org

    Educational Credential
    Evaluators, Inc.

    PO Box 92970
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
    Phone: 414-289-3400
    FAX: 414-289-3411
    Email: eval@ece.org
    WWW: http://www.ece.org

    Josef Silny & Assoc., Inc.
    International Education Consultants

    PO Box 248233
    Coral Gables, FL 33124
    Phone: 305-273-1616
    FAX: 305-273-1338
    Email: info@jsilny.com
    WWW: http://www.jsilny.com


    Offices in Houston, TX; New York, NY;

    Miami, FL; Los Angeles, CA

    Please see website for address and phone numbers

    SpanTran Application for USC Beaufort



  • If applicable, official TOEFL or IELTS scores unless your native language is English. Request scores be forwarded to Admissions Office. Students with a native language as English should submit official entrance examination scores. Minimum SAT score of 880 combined on the Evidence-Based Reading and Writing with the Math section for tests taken after March 2016 or minimum SAT score of 800 combined on Critical Reading and Math for tests taken before March 2016 or an ACT Composite score of 17.
  • Certification of Support
  • Immunization records

Mail all admissions documents to the address listed below

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

Admissions Staff