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When you work at the University of South Carolina, you're part of a statewide team of more than 15,000 people. Whether you're with campus services, administrative support or teach in the classroom, you're joining an award-winning workplace.
University employees are part of one of the state’s most energizing and thriving workplaces.
The university invests in offering competitive benefits, personal and professional
development, and in creating an academic setting that values diversity, equity and
Home to SC’s Top-Ranked University Workplace by Forbes Magazine
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Grow your skills and career in an award-winning workplace.
The university is a welcoming workplace for those of all abilities, interests and expertise. As part of our workforce, you can do what you do best, every day — whether it's supporting student life and success in student affairs, housing, advising or wellness, strengthening infrastructure in administration, finance, IT, facilities or HR, or contributing to world-class research teams.
- Comprehensive, emerging benefits that meet you where you are now and in the future
- Committed to diversity, equity and inclusion
- Investments in personal and professional development plus generous undergraduate and graduate tuition assistance
- Opportunities to collaborate across the university, innovate and grow
- Flexibility about where and when you work
Join the faculty of the state's flagship research university.
The university is a dynamic community of scholars with more than 300 academic programs, including more than 60 that are nationally ranked. Our thriving research community attracts exceptional students and both tenure-track and professional-track faculty who are changing the world in real time. Whether teaching students or sharing your real world and research expertise — or both — you’ll never stop learning or growing here.
- Family-friendly policies
- Highest research activity and community engagement ratings by the Carnegie Foundation
- Committed to diversity, equity and inclusion
- Prestigious recognitions through internal grant programs and faculty awards
- SEC academic opportunities
Share your expertise and experience at the University of South Carolina.
As an adjunct, part-time or temporary employee, you will have an important role whether you're sharing specialized knowledge with students through teaching, working in our research programs or in other administrative jobs.
Contribute to student life and success or world-class research through a multitude of service and support roles that keep our university growing.
- Enjoy schedule flexibility and work-life balance that works for you
- Actively participate in a stimulating academic environment
- Work, learn and grow alongside accomplished professionals and colleagues
Committed to Inclusive Excellence
The University of South Carolina strives to cultivate an inclusive environment that is open, welcoming and supportive of individuals of all backgrounds. We recognize diversity in our workforce is essential to providing academic excellence and critical to our sustainability. The university is committed to eliminating barriers created by institutional discrimination through accountability and continuous process improvement. We celebrate the diverse voices, perspectives, and experiences of our employees. Learn more about Diversity Equity and Inclusion efforts.
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, gender identity, transgender status, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, protected veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions. Learn more about Equal Opportunity Programs.
The University of South Carolina values the diverse skills and experience military veterans bring to our workforce. As part of SC State Government, the university provides employment preference to eligible veterans who apply to staff and faculty full-time equivalent positions.
Comprehensive Benefits and Options
There are many reasons you choose to work for — or stay with — an employer. At South Carolina, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits and options that work together to enhance the lives of our employees.
Build the coverage package that fits your life with medical, vision, dental, life, cancer, hospital confinement, auto and home.
Eligible employees can opt to join the South Carolina Retirement System’s traditional pension program or the State Optional Retirement Program.
Leave and Holidays
Along with paid holidays, most employees accrue sick and annual leave, and others can access leave with pay or time off for a sabbatical.
Access professional, leadership or personal development programs that can enhance your workplace skills or quality of life.
Employee Wellness Programs
Access programs which can include health management, nutrition, access to campus wellness facilities, counseling and more.
Take a college level course for free each term, purchase reduced-cost tickets, access adoption assistance, dependent scholarships and more.
A Great Place to Call Home
The university is in the heart of South Carolina’s capital — Columbia. Enjoy dynamic cultural happenings, bountiful outdoor recreation, and a vibrant way of life every member of your family can enjoy. It’s no surprise Columbia's been named a top college town in the U.S. by livability.com.Explore Columbia
We’re here to help.
The University of South Carolina strives to provide an equal employment opportunity for all job seekers during the application process. If you have general questions or need reasonable accommodations during the online application process, please contact our Talent Acquisition Office at 803-777-3821 or email email@example.com.Application Assistance
Build essential workplace skills like professionalism, public speaking and time management working for an employer that values your academic endeavors. Visit Student Employment to explore a range of roles that can bolster your workplace experiences and networking opportunities while earning competitive wages.
Let’s work together.
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