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USC: Extended University

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There are two types of academic scholarships available to adult students at the University of South Carolina, the Extended University Adult Student Scholarships and the Extended University Incentive Scholarships. These are available to qualifying full or part-time adult students. Qualifications for each are:


Extended University Adult Student Scholarships


  • 25 years or older
  • Resident of South Carolina
  • Seeking an undergraduate degree
  • Enrolled in current spring semester
  • USC GPA of at least 3.0


Extended University Incentive Scholarships


  • 25 years or older
  • Spring or Fall of current year must be your first semester in school (or back in school), not having attended for at least one year
  • Only students admitted to the USC Columbia campus will be considered


A committee of appointed faculty members will select recipients from the pool of qualified applicants and all scholarships are awarded in Summer for the subsequent fall term. Applications are available each year by calling  777-9446 or emailing an advisor.




For more information about Adult Students at Carolina, please contact an advisor at 777-8155 or 777-9446.




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