Horse Shoe

University of South Carolina - Union

Information for specific audiences:




Application – An admissions application must be completely filled out and turned into our office before a student is considered for admission to USC Union. You can apply online or print a paper application form from the links below, or come by our office and pick up an application.



Application Fee – There is a $40 application fee for Transfer applications. This fee has to be paid by debit or credit card for an online application. If you are using a paper application, cash, check, or a money order may be mailed or brought to our office, and a debit/credit card may be used in our office.


Final Transcripts – Final high school transcripts (or GED cer-tificate), and ALL transcripts from any other college or university you have attended.


SAT or ACT Scores – Official SAT or ACT test scores are re-quired for full admission at USC Union. (USC Union will offer an institutional ACT prior to a semester.)


(If you have attempted at least 30 or more college credit hours at another institution, your High School transcript and SAT/ACT scores are NOT required!)


Residency, Citizenship, Immunization Verification– The links to these forms are below, or the forms can be picked up in our office. We will also need a copy of your driver’s license or birth certificate for citi-zenship verification, and a copy of you immunization records for im-munization verification.



Financial Aid – You need to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. This can be done on the internet at, make sure that you list USCU’s Federal School Code: 004927. If you have any questions, please contact the USCU Financial Aid Office at (864) 424-8049. Remember, the FAFSA must be filed every year, but no earlier than January 1st. You always use prior year’s tax returns, etc. to complete the current year FAFSA.

Other important links:

PO Drawer 729 Union, SC 29379 • 864-424-8100