University Housing is accepting housing applications for the Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 school year.

All housing contracts are for the full academic year, this includes both fall and spring semesters.  Please read the terms of the contract prior to submitting your application.  Your contract begins once you sign your occupancy card and pick up your keys.

View University Housing Agreement/Contract

Housing Agreement Addendum Notification

Housing Agreement Addendum

How do I apply for Housing?

Step 1: Go to and click on Sign in to Self Service Carolina (SSC).

* You will need your VIP ID number and password to login. If you need assistance, please contact the USC Aiken Computer Help Desk at 803-641-3391.

Step 2: Click on the Student Tab

Step 3: Click on the box that says Housing Services

Step 4: Go to the campus tab and select Aiken and click continue

Step 5: Under Fall 2018, click on the link that says 2018-2019 application

Step 6: Fill out the Housing application

Step 7: Pay your $125 security deposit and $25 application fee

How Do I Cancel My Housing Contract?

If you have to withdraw from school, before the semester ends, you must submit a Housing Contract Release Request form.  Then, your request form must be approved in order for you to move out of housing prior to the end of your contract.

Learn More About Housing Contract Cancellation