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Current Students

Returning students choose to live on-campus after their first year to contribute to their community, be able to walk to classes and continue their legacy.


Applying for Housing

  1. Pick your living and learning community.
  2. Complete a university housing interest form.
  3. Submit your application and contract on Self Service Carolina along with your $150 deposit and application fee.
  4. Look for room assignment information on Self Service Carolina.

Application Fee
$50, non-refundable

Advance Room Payment

Both fees are due when you submit your housing application.

Deadlines and Important Dates

October 2018
Application available for 2019-2020.

First of November 2018
Deadline for Living and Learning Community interest forms to be submitted.

Early December 2018
Students are notified and must complete the housing online application on Self Service Carolina.

Early January 
Deadline to complete housing online application, submit security deposit and advance room payment ($150).

Early March
Room assignments and roommate/suitemate information posted.

Living and Learning Communities

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Find a living and learning community that fits your academic and personal interests.

Be Part of a Legacy
Students who are members of a living and learning community after their first year help create a lasting legacy for incoming students and shape their community's personality. It's no wonder our living communities have been ranked among the top learning environments in the country by U.S. News and World Report.

Special Considerations

If you have an allergy, fear of heights, accessibility needs or other special considerations, register your housing accommodations with the Student Disability Resource Center.

Cancelling Your Housing Application

Contact us at 803-777-4283 or

Be sure to read your housing contract and all of the details about housing cancellations and refunds.