University of South Carolina, Union (USC Union)

401 East Main Street, Union, SC 29379

USC Union Description

The Union campus of University of South Carolina is a small college with the benefits of a large state university.

Part of the state’s main university system, University of South Carolina in Union consistently enrolls fewer than 500 students. Nonetheless, USC Union offers the numerous and varied academics seen on a large university campus.

Bachelor’s degree majors pan such subject areas as:

  • Business Economics
  • Real Estate
  • Elementary Education
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Comparative Literature
  • European Studies
  • Film and Media Studies
  • Jazz Studies
  • Pharmacy

USC Union also offers associate’s degrees and continuing education courses.

While its programs of study are numerous and varied, classes still remain small, fostering intimate class discussions.

Student life at USC Union includes several performing arts, religious, recreational and special interest student clubs and organizations.

Admissions requirements include submission of an application, SAT or ACT scores and either transcripts or proof of a GED.

Financial aid is awarded through federal, need-based sources like Pell grants and Stafford loans. There are also merit-based awards to help with tuition costs; these include the Academic Competitiveness Grant as well as institutional scholarships. Tuition assistance for qualifying students is also awarded through the Veteran’s Administration.

Quick Facts about University of South Carolina, Union

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Website

www.sc.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

No

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$6,284

Out-of-State Tuition

$6,630

Retention Rate

51%

Enrollment

367

Year Established

1965

USC Union Students

Total Students
367

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
23%
Part-Time
77%

Gender of Students

Women
57%
Men
43%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
2%
African American
27%
Caucasian
62%
Unknown and Other
8%

International Students

International
1%
Domestic
99%

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