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Living Here

There’s no place like the University of South Carolina. Living within our thriving campus community will be one of the most remarkable aspects of your college experience.

Choose from on-campus living designed for today’s students. Whatever residence style you choose, the greater university world is just outside your doorstep. Take a beautiful walk to dining, our student fitness center, academic resources, and downtown districts. At home, enjoy residence-based amenities such as a makerspace, outdoor pool, gym, golf simulator and so much more.

Dive into our campus housing world. Compare residence halls, get inspired by idea galleries, watch and listen to programs like The Spin, Tall Guy from IT and livestreams that help you navigate events like campus move-in with ease. Check out #UofSCHome on social platforms to connect with our Housing team.

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Welcome Home

Our campus is home to 25 student housing options. Whether you choose a general or living and learning community residence, you’ll be close to a world of amenities and opportunities that’ll help you grow as a student and person. 

Residence Halls
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Inspired Living

Living and learning communities blend areas of study and personal interests. As a member, you’ll become part of a campus community that shares interests or aspirations, including experienced faculty mentors and fellow students.


Other Options

Explore additional residential choices including off-campus living and premier group housing for sorority and fraternity members. Off-Campus Living and Neighborhood Relations is dedicated to helping university students find and enjoy successful alternatives to on-campus living.

On admitted students' day, I took a tour of Green Quad and I fell in love with how everything looked there.

Darren Burton, Darla Moore School of Business and South Carolina Honors College
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Find your place.

Meet your future at the University of South Carolina. Visit campus to take a tour, explore our academics, and meet the people who call South Carolina home. 

Visit Campus
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