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Parking and Transportation Services


Learn more about short-term and long-term leasing options available to assist with your university-related travel.

Vehicle Rentals

To rent a vehicle for 30 days or less, you'll need to rent through a state-verified private rental company.

Frequent Rentals

Departments can set up a billing account with Enterprise or another private rental company if you require a rental vehicle more frequently. Use a purchase order or submit for reimbursement.

Long-Term Rental

Vehicles required for longer than 30 days are considered a long-term lease. Call Vehicle Management to make arrangements at 803-777-4209

Bus Rentals

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Weekday Rental Fee
$130 per day
Add Driver: $24 per hour
(7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

Weekend Rental Fee
$190 per day
Add Driver: $36 per hour
(4-hour minimum)

After Hours/Holiday Driver Rate
$36 per hour
(4-hour minimum)

No alcoholic beverages can be consumed or transported on university buses.

No passengers in 12th grade or under can ride on a university bus.

UofSC buses only travel within a 50 mile radius of downtown Columbia.

Parking and Transportation Services

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