Message to New and Returning Students

July 5, 2011

Please take note of the following items that need to be completed - prior to classes beginning for Fall 2011! Also, click here for important calendar dates for the 2011-2012 academic year.
  • All on campus students must pay $75.00 to reserve a room.
  •  All prior balances must be paid in full - balances were due by June 15, 2011.  If you still have an outstanding balance it must be paid by June 30, 2011 to prevent the account from going to collections.  A hard copy statement was mailed last week to all students with balances.  If you cannot make payment by June 30, 2011, it is imperative that you contact the Office of Fiscal and Administrative Affairs.
  • You must complete a FAFSA renewal for 2011-2012.  You must complete the application ONLINE at  Please remember to have your PIN (personal identification number) available when completing this application.  This allows you access to the website and an opportunity to sign the application electronically.  You must have the following necessary documents ( Student and Parent 2010 Completed, Signed, and Dated Federal Income Tax Returns, Non-Filing Statements, AFDC Statements, Untaxed Income Verification, etc.) in order to complete your application.

        For assistance with the 2011-2012 FAFSA renewals your financial aid counselor is available for assistance:

A F                                      Ms. Harriott          

G N                                     Ms. Thompson      

O Z                                      Mr. Jones              

VC Cents                                 Ms. Gyamfi           

 The financial aid telephone number is (803) 780-1151 Finally, completing the steps above will help eliminate you having to wait in the housing, fiscal office, and/or financial aid lines during the registration process.   If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at or by telephone at  (803) 780-1144.