South Carolina Hotel Reservations
Universities in South Carolina
Some Public & Private Palmetto State Schools
The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina
The Palmetto State is home to over 60 colleges and universities – both public and private – most of which are found within the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools.
The largest school in the state is the University of South Carolina – with over 33,000 students on its flagship campus in the capital city of Columbia, and over 50,000 students across its seven satellite campuses.
South Carolina is also home to other major public schools like Clemson University. The Palmetto State also features some incredibly historic schools like The Citadel, the College of Charleston, South Carolina State University, and Furman University.
You’ll also find the Francis Marion University in Florence, and the illustrious Medical University of South Carolina. Pick a school to get to know more about these iconic institutes of higher education.
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Area Visitor Favorites
- 12 Civil War Sites in South Carolina
Cannon at Fort Sumter
As site of the first Secession and the Firing on Fort Sumter, South Carolina is chock-full of intriguing Civil War and American history.
- 25 Things To Do With Kids in SC!
Picnic at State Parks
Choose from 25 kid-friendly destinations in the Palmetto State when planning your upcoming South Carolina trip.
- Best Things to Do in Charleston, SC
Explore the Holy City!
Check out the best things to do in Charleston, South Carolina, from Fort Sumter to the City Market to Holy City Brewing.
- Best Things to Do in Columbia
An unbeatable itinerary for your visit to Columbia, South Carolina – covering everything from museums and parks to events and more.
- Best Things To Do in Myrtle Beach
Second Avenue Pier
Check out these must-see oceanside restaurants, amusement parks, and sandy beaches during your visit to Myrtle Beach.
- Film Sets in South Carolina!
Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens
Check out some film sets in South Carolina from the background of The Big Chill to Forrest Gump and even Eastbound & Down.
- MiLB Teams in South Carolina
Minor League Action in SC
What better way to enjoy the summer sunshine than by taking in a ballgame? Check out the four MiLB teams in South Carolina.
- 10 Annual South Carolina Festivals
Oyster Roast in Charleston
All across the Palmetto State, communities are celebrating with a variety of annual festivals. Check out some of South Carolina's top annual festivals and plan your visit today.