The Budget Office protects the sound financial status of the University of South Carolina,
and ensures that the university operates within the budget established by the General
Assembly and the Board of Trustees.
Upholding the university's mission
In addition to preparing the university's annual budget, our mission is to assist
colleges, system campuses and other university units in executing approved budgets
and in maximizing use of resources in ways that uphold the university's mission. As
part of the
Division of Administration and Finance, our support enables the university to provide high quality instruction, research
We are also responsible for preparing and submitting the university's state budget
to appropriate agencies, and we assist legislative contacts in justifying budget requests.
Phone: 803-777-7478 Fax: 803-777-6612
1600 Hampton Street, 8th Floor
Columbia, SC 29208