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International Student FAQs

Preguntas? Fragen? Spørgsmål?

Below are some of the most common questions. If you have additional questions, we encourage you to reach out to us!

Information about the University of South Carolina Beaufort Campus

What majors does USCB offer?

We offer a variety of majors and minors in various academic disciplines.

What activities happen on campus?

USCB has student clubs and organizations that allow students to get involved on campus with other students. Students are also engaged through community service, recreation and intramurals and campus programming.

What is campus like?

We hope you will be able to visit us and see campus for yourself! You can always view our virtual campus tour to start exploring our campuses. 

Information about the Application Process at USCB

Should I apply as an international student?

You should apply as an international student if you are not an U.S. citizen or legal Permanent Resident of the United States.

What are the deadlines for my application?

The deadline for your application will depend on when you plan to begin your education at USCB. For more information about our deadlines, please visit our International Deadlines page. 

How do I get a course-by-course evaluation?

You can use any of the NACES approved companies to complete your course-by-course evaluation of your high school or college/university transcript(s). USCB frequently receives evaluations from World Education Services, SpanTran, Josef Silny & Associates, Educational Credential Evaluators, Inc. and International Education Res. Foundation. For more information about evaluations, please visit our International Requirements page.

Funding my Education at USCB

What is the cost of attendance for USCB?

You can find information regarding tuition and fees on our Bursar's Office website. The breakdown of financial responsibilities can be found in the Certificate of Support that all international students must supply, as part of their application. Unfortunately, international students are not eligible for institutional scholarships. 

Can I work on campus?

Yes! You may work up to 20 hours on campus with an F-1 visa. For more information regarding on-campus employment, please visit our Student Employment page.

Contact the Office of Admissions

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