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Applying For Housing FAQ

A - The housing application typically opens in January or February each year via Students must select the Housing portal.

A - New students must complete their housing application by May 10 each year to receive on campus housing.

A - No need to rush when the housing application opens. Priority if all things are equal reverts to the date of application to the University, not when your housing application is completed.

A - Supplimental applications are required of students that want to live in Faculty led communities within the residence halls. So when completing the housing application you must complete the supplimental application as well to be considered for these communities.

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  • Phone

    Please call us if you have any questions or wish to make a reservation over the phone. (803) 777-4283

  • In Person

    University Housing main offices are locatd in the Garden Level of Patterson Hall. Our hours are Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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As campus is currently closed until the fall, our office currently does not accept in person visits. Until we reopen, please feel free to contact us via phone, email or social media (@UofSCHousing).

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