The University of South Carolina has been preparing the nation's future leaders and improving people's lives for more than 200 years. Over the past decade the University of South Carolina has experienced remarkable growth and positive change. Students can choose from more than 350-degree programs, and the total enrollment at the Columbia campus for undergraduate and graduate students is over 35,000. Columbia is the #3 College Town in America and the primary city of the Midlands region and the largest in the state. In the heart of South Carolina, tradition and tomorrow pair perfectly.