471 University Parkway Aiken, SC 29801 803-641-3366
About University of South Carolina-Aiken
  • Year of Foundation 1961
  • Size of Campus 453 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,150
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 66% 34% 9%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,134 In state, $16,302 Out of state
  • Room and Board $6,450
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 2,919
The University of South Carolina Aiken is a four-year, public coeducational university in Aiken, South Carolina. The school offers undergraduate degree programs as well as master's degrees in elementary education, educational technology and applied clinical psychology. Additional graduate courses and degree programs are offered through the University of South Carolina Extended Graduate Campus program. University of South Carolina Aiken awards baccalaureate degrees in more than 30 major areas of study.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Gamma Chi (Theater Honor Society); Gamma Beta Phi; Kappa Delta Pi (Education Honor Society); Lambda Pi Eta (Communications Honor Society); Nursing Honor Society; Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honor Society; Pi Gamma Mu; Psi Chi (Psychology Honor Soc
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 7
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Collegiate Ministries (Soul Train), Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Outreach, Fellowship of Christian Athletes;
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Student Alliance, Club Hispanica, Minority Achievement Peer Program, USCA Association for Women's Issues
  • Alcohol Policies No
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Columbia (60), Augusta, GA (15)
  • Distance to nearest train Augusta, GA (15)
  • Distance to nearest bus Aiken (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 2
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 50%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 100%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 19%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Museums Ruth Patrick Science Education Center including Planetarium and Observatory, Wellness Center and Natatorium
  • Number Of Subscriptions 724
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 68,398
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 700
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 850
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 989
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 213,173
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, day care, health service
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 1,001
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 5%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town