The single convergence point for industry, researchers, entrepreneurs, and government
officials looking to engage with UofSC. We cultivate innovative technologies, champion
entrepreneurship and build partnerships that drive economic and workforce development
in South Carolina.
Through sustained engagement, we connect public and private partners, both large and
small, with the resources of the state’s flagship university.
What We Do
Experience has taught us that thinking like a business can transform the way organizations
develop products, deliver services, innovate technologies and execute strategy.
Lexington County School District One and the University of South Carolina’s Office
of Economic Engagement launches a new partnership, creating a new dual enrollment
experience for high school students interested in engineering and STEM.
The USC Columbia Technology Incubator announced Monday (Oct. 25) a $200,000 grant
from Truist Financial Corporation through the Truist Charitable Fund, a donor-advised
fund at The Winston-Salem Foundation, to provide funding for scholarships and training
programs that will support the future information technology (IT) workforce in South
The University of South Carolina pumps approximately $6.2 billion annually into the
state’s economy, according to a new study, representing a $700 million growth in annual
impact over four years.
Learn how we can help connect your ideas and innovations with the assets of a tier
1 research university.
Office of Economic Engagement
Horizon I541 Main St. Columbia, SC 29201