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University of South Carolina - Union

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Matthew Dean, Director
Connie Parker, Community Outreach
Lynn Robbins, Administrative Assistant



Christine Sixta Rinehart, Ph.D,

Assistant Professor of Political Science



507 North Harper Street Suite L
Laurens, SC 29360



Phone: (864) 681-1456

Fax: (864) 681-1469

Monday - Friday 8:30AM-5:00PM



About the Campus:

Since 1983, The University of South Carolina Union has served an important part in offering University education to Laurens residents. In 2014, USC Union Laurens location moved to The Oaks Shopping Center at the Intersection of Highways 221 and 76 Bypass in the City of Laurens. The USC Union Laurens location offers a variety of programs and services to area citizens including the opportunity to complete one of our associate or baccalaureate degree programs without leaving the community in which they live and work. The campus offers state-of-the art classrooms where students can take traditionally classroom setting and two-way video classes. They also offer classes for Concurrent (Dual Enrollment) courses to area high school students who want to get a jump start on their college career.


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To search for USCU at Laurens classes only, select USC Union in the Campus search box and Laurens in the Attribute Type search box. Class Schedules


Opportunities available through the Laurens location include:


  • General education classes that will fulfill requirements for many majors and are transferable to most college and universities.


  • Associate Degrees:

       Associate in Arts/ Associate in Science



  • Dual-Credit course work for qualified high school juniors and seniors. Click here for additional information.


  • Prerequisite course work required for admission into most Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree programs.








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