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All University of South Carolina system institutions will be closed through the end of the spring semester. Columbia campus virtual instruction will continue through the conclusion of final exams in May. Details can be found on the coronavirus landing page.

Academic Advising


There may come a time during your enrollment at the University of South Carolina when you have a need to withdraw from a course, multiple courses, or from the university.


Withdrawal Updates

  • If you are looking to withdraw from Spring 2020 courses, please complete the withdrawal inquiry form. You will receive contact from the Office of the Dean of Students with considerations for withdrawal, campus partner contact information, and steps to withdraw.


  • Effective Fall 2017, the Dropping Courses and Withdrawal Policy has been updated. Read more on the updates to the Dropping Courses and Withdrawal Policy  in the Undergraduate Academic Bulletin by scrolling to the section labeled Dropping Courses and Withdrawal. For additional information on withdrawal, including how to submit a Hardship Withdrawal Petition, visit the pages below.


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