General Policies & Guidelines

Copyright Notice

This site is copyrighted by the University of South Carolina Board of Trustees. If you believe any faculty, staff or student at the University of South Carolina Beaufort has infringed on your rights as a copyright owner, please contact the University at copyright@sc.edu.

Trademarks and Licensing

The University of South Carolina Beaufort owns many federally registered trademarks. Among them are the University's logo and logotype and the Sand Shark athletic logo. Use of registered trademarks without the express permission of the University of South Carolina Beaufort is a violation of federal and state law. Any business or individual who produces commercial items for public view or consumption must be licensed officially.

Equal Opportunity Programs

The University of South Carolina system does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions. The University of South Carolina system has designated as the ADA Title II, Section 504, and Title IX coordinator the Executive Assistant to the President for Equal Opportunity Programs. The Office of the Executive Assistant to the President for Equal Opportunity Programs is located at 1600 Hampton Street, Suite 805, in Columbia, South Carolina. The telephone number is (803) 777-3854.

Privacy Guidelines

The University of South Carolina Beaufort respects the privacy of all website visitors to the extent permitted by the law. All official University websites, sites that collect online information from visitors and those that track user actions must notify visitors of the information-collection policy by including a Privacy Statement on the website.

Accessibility Guidelines

The University of South Carolina Beaufort requires all new or revised web pages published or hosted by the University to be in compliance with federal guidelines required by the Rehabilitation Act, Section 508, subsection 1194.22 as well as the standards endorsed by the World Wide Web Consortium's Web Accessibility Initiative.