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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.

Graduate School

Accessing Self-Service Carolina

Self-Service Carolina is the university's secure website where you'll log in to manage your academic, financial and personal information. 

Claim Your Self-Service Carolina Account

Once you're admitted, you will need to claim and manage your account through before you can access Self-Service Carolina (SSC)

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Find your VIPID in your Application Status Portal.
  2. Visit to claim your account.
  3. Enroll in Multifactor Authentication.
  4. Log in to Self-Service Carolina.

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