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  • Carolina Day at the Statehouse


Your voice is crucial to helping policymakers understand the vital role the University of South Carolina plays in making the state a better place to live for all residents. Below are resources designed to help you effectively make the case for investing in the state's flagship university.

Opportunity Act

The Opportunity Act (s.298) is one of the most encouraging pieces of legislation for higher education in years. The comprehensive proposal both restores funds to institutions and provides more opportunity for South Carolina students to earn a degree.


Impact by County

With eight universities and 19 locations across the state, our local communities are a priority, and the university is committed to a superior student experience and academic excellence for all of its students.

Bond Bill: An Investment for All of South Carolina

The passage of a bond bill for education is a top priority for USC. Find out the top three reasons why a bond bill makes sense not just for USC, but for the entire Palmetto state.

2019-2020 Budget Request [pdf]

Learn how the system’s 2019-2020 budget request helps reinforce the mission of all our campuses.