South Carolina students paid $19,958 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $392 more than the $19,566 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 98 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 631 students received grants or scholarships totaling $8.59 million and 587 students took out student loans totaling more than $6.94 million.
Including all undergraduates, 2,424 students used grants or scholarships totaling $54.85 million. Another 2,139 took out $25.17 million in federal student loans.