Tuition & Fees
*Tuition and fees can no longer be paid using a debit or credit card in the Business Office.
Avoid the lines and pay your fees anytime! You may now pay your fees via the Internet using Financial Aid or credit card. Direct your web browser to vip.sc.edu, login to VIP and choose the appropriate financial option. For more detailed information, please consult the Class Schedule or call the Business Office at (803) 938-3765.
All University fees, fines, and regulations are approved by the Board of Trustees and are subject to change without prior notice.
Academic Year 2012-2013
Per Semester Undergraduate
(less than 12 hours) by the credit hour
$246 per hour
$616 per hour
$379 per hour
$758 per hour
$380 per hour
$760 per hour
$421 per hour
$1,136 per hour
$402 per hour
$814 per hour
OTHER FEES (SUMTER CAMPUS)
Matriculation Fee *
Returned Check Fee
Non-Credit Application Fee
Late Enrollment Fee (per day)
Foreign Language Lab Fee **
Laboratory Science Fee ***
Laboratory Math Fee ****
Parking Decals Fall and Spring
Parking Decals Summer terms
Student ID Late/Lost
MATRICULATION FEE *
A non-refundable matriculation fee of $50 is assessed to all degree-seeking students on a one-time basis.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE LAB FEE **
Applies to FREN V121, V122; and SPAN V109, V110, V121, V122
A technology fee is charged to all students for the purpose of providing information technology. These funds cannot be used for the general operating purposes of the campus.
LABORATORY SCIENCE FEE ***
A laboratory fee is charged to all students enrolled in an laboratory course for the purpose of providing lab supplies.
LABORATORY MATH FEE ****
A laboratory fee is charged to all students enrolled in Math 141 and Math 142 for the purpose of providing lab supplies.
FEE PAYMENTS WITH CREDIT CARDS
Students wishing to pay by credit card may access the VIP system for payment.
Only Mastercard, Discover and American Express credit cards are accepted. VISA is not accepted for tuition and fees. A convenience fee of 2.5% is charged on each credit card transaction. If you wish to pay you fees by credit card:
Log into VIP and click on the "Financial" link located in the left hand column.
Go to "Show Me Fees, Tuition and Payment."
View charges for accuracy, then click "Pay Fees."
Select "Pay by Credit Card." Enter the credit card information and follow the steps to allow payment of fees. Only one credit card can be used to complete the payment.
Record your Payment Confirmation Number.