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USC Graduate & Family Housing

Carolina Gardens has one, two and three bedroom apartments. Rent includes electricity and water.

Cliff Apartments has one and two bedroom traditional apartments. The rent includes all utilities, local telephone service, and basic cable set up.

Both of these areas are located on the south side of campus near the athletic fields and have shuttle service available to The Darla Moore School of Business. If you are interested in USC on-campus housing - please refer to the Housing Web page for terms and conditions/applications and deposits.

Off-Campus Housing

Suggestions for apartments that are off campus yet close to the business school are:

Park Circle 1600 Park Circle  803.256.3111
Pavilion Towers 2001 Pavilion Tower Circle 803.799.1919
Place on the Green 2002 Greene Street 803.799.0859
Plaza Centre 2009 Greene Street 803.988.0097
Senate Plaza 1520 Senate Street 803.799.6145
The Lofts at USC 211 Main Street 866.577.0721
Wilshire House 1100 Wheat Street 803.779.1844

Other Properties

There are several property management companies that can also assist you in your search for accommodations - they are:

Weston Management Company 616 Ott Road 803.254.2663
The Fowler Company 721 King Street 803.256.6295
The Shandon Group 2927 Devine Street 803.779.6131
Bill Jamison and Company 2908 Devine Street 803.799.6552
Bollin Ligon Walker Realtors 3008 Millwood Avenue 803.256.6287
Colliers Keenan     1301 Gervais Street 803.254.2300
Patton Properties 3145 Carlisle Street 803.256.2184
Hawkins Property Management 625 Meadow Street 803.799.0804

Temporary Housing

For temporary housing in Columbia upon your arrival we would suggest:

Near Campus

 The Inn at USC 1619 Pendleton Street
across the street from Moore School
 Extended Stay America Greystone Boulevard
10 minute drive to Moore School
 Clarion Hotel 1615 Gervais Street
two blocks from Moore School
Rodeway Inn 
Governor's House Hotel
1301 Main Street
walking distance to Moore School

Near Airport

 Hampton Inn Columbia Airport 1094 Chris Drive 803.791.8940
Comfort Inn Airport 110 Branch Road 877.424.6423
 Knights Inn Columbia Airport I-26 and Airport Boulevard 800.843.5644

NOTE: These are merely suggestions our students have been pleased in the past. We do not endorse one location over another. If you have questions regarding housing issues, please contact Scott Ranges at 803.777.2748 or