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Applying To SC State

Step-by-Step Application Instructions

  1. Submit Undergraduate Application for Admission
    Students may either apply online  or with the paper application (PDF) .

    For International Applicants
    For Freshman Applicants
  2. Submit Non-Refundable Application Fee of $25.00.
    Online applications are processed only when accompanied by fee through credit
    Paper applications are processed only when accompanied by an official fee waiver form or money order.
  3. Submit Test Scores Electronically.
    Applicants must submit either SAT or ACT scores electronically.
    Submit SAT scores through Collegeboard.
    Submit ACT scores through ACT.
  4. Submit Official High School Transcripts.
    High schools must send transcripts through official mail or electronically through www.parchment.com .  A final official transcript must also be sent after graduation. Calculation of GPA is based on core academic classes only.
  5. Submit Official College Transcripts. (For Transfer Students Only)
  6. Application Options and Deadlines:


    May 31


    October 31


    April 1

For more information, contact:

Admissions, Recruitment & Scholarships
South Carolina State University
P.O. BOX 7127
300 College Street, NE
Orangeburg, South Carolina 29117-0001
(Phone) (803) 536-7186
(Fax) (803) 536-8990

For all Admissions Requests
email: admissions@scsu.edu