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USC Aiken welcomes your application for admission.  We STRONGLY encourage you to apply online.

Online Applications:

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First time user: Select the "University Admissions" tab and on the next screen, select the First time user account creation link.  You will create a login ID and six digit PIN of your choosing.  Once you submit your application you may continue to log in with this ID and PIN to view your application status, including a checklist of needed supporting documents and our decision on your application file.

Paper Application

If you are unable to apply online, you may download the paper version of the application to print and complete.

Palmetto College application deadlines and instructions

Application deadlines for Palmetto College are July 15 for the Fall semester and December 1 for the spring semester.  Any applications submitted after these dates will automatically be rolled over for consideration for the next available semester.

All students interested in Palmetto College should consult with an advisor in order to determine eligibility.  If you have not already done so, please contact Mary Claire Millies, Palmetto College Advisor, at or 803-641-3595.

Palmetto College Application Instructions