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Student Consumer Information

The Higher Education Opportunity Act requires colleges and universities that participate in federal student aid programs to disclose certain information to current and prospective students and to university employees. For a summary of this information, please review the Consumer Information at a Glance [pdf]. If you need assistance obtaining this information, please contact our office

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SACS Accreditation Resources Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commisson on Colleges tag 1, tag2
SC Commission on Higher Education Complaint Procedure Complaint Policies  
Academic Program Accreditation List College and School Accreditation Listings  
Student Diversity Institutional Enrollment by Gender and Ethnicity  
FERPA — Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act Student Education Record Privacy  
Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities Accomodations and Accessibility  
Academic Programs Academic Overview and Programs  
Transfer of Credit Policies for Undergraduates Requirements of Transfer Credits for Undergraduates  
Transfer of Credit Policies for Graduates Requirements of Transfer Credits for Graduates  
Instructional Facilities Colleges and Schools Listing  
Faculty  Department List of Faculty Members
Course Listing Academic Bulletin  
USC Bookstore Find Course Material  
Cost of Attendance Estimated Student Cost Budgets  
Net Price Calculator Predict College Expenses  
Copyright Infringement Policies and Sanctions Policy on Network Access and Acceptable Use  
Voter Registration Election Information  
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day U.S. Constitution Commemoration  
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Assistance Available from Federal, State, Local and Institutional Programs Financial Aid Availability tag 1, tag2
Non-S.C. State Grant Assistance Additional Assistance from Other Sources  
Financial Aid Practices at USC  Overview of Practices  
Refund Policy Calculation of Refunds  
Return of Federal Financial Aid Return of Title IV Funds
Requirements/Procedures for Withdrawal Withdrawal from USC  
Aid Recipient Responsibilities Student Responsibilities  
Satisfactory Academic Progress Academic Progress Monitoring   
Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations Financial Aid Eligibility Restrictions  
Financial Aid for Study Abroad Financial Aid Guidelines for Study Abroad  
Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Financial Aid Information Contact Information  
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Institutional Code of Conduct for Education Loans   Code of Conduct tag 1, tag2
Entrance and Exit Counseling for Student Borrowers Loan Counseling   
National Student Loan Data System   National Database for Student Loans   
Private Education Loan Applicant Self-Certification Form Self-Certification for Private Educational Loan  

School 3-Year Default Rate FY 2019

OPEID:  003448                                       

Type: Master's Degree or Doctor's Degree

Name: University of South Carolina- Columbia

Control: Public

Program: None

Address: Columbia-Campus, Columbia, SC 29208-3999               

Cohort Fiscal Year Official Default Rate
2020 0.0
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Retention Rate   Reports by School tag 1, tag2
Graduation Rates by Race/Ethnicity Cohort by Ethnicity  
Average Freshman-to-Sophomore Retention Rates  Retention Reports   
Graduation Rates Graduation Reports by School    
Post-Graduation Statistics (Response Rates, Employment Rates, Placement Rates, Graduate/Professional School Rates) Alumni Placement  
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Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics and Crime Log Campus and Crime Policy tag 1, tag2
Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics, and Fire Log Fire Safety Report  
Vaccination (Immunization) Policies Immunization Requirements for Incoming Students  
Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program Substance Abuse Prevention and Education   
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Graduation Rates for Students Receiving Athletically Related Student Aid Graduation Success Rate tag 1, tag2
Intercollegiate Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data (Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act) Statistical Data for Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act  


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