The four-year public institution in Charleston enrolled 3,717 students in fall 2017, including 2,837 in undergraduate and 880 in graduate programs, data shows. 5 percent of undergraduates transferred from another college or university.
55 percent of undergraduates are residents of South Carolina, and 44 percent are residents of other states. 1 percent are citizens of foreign countries.
The undergraduate student body is comprised mostly of students who identify as white (75 percent) and Black or African American (10 percent).
The school admitted 81 percent of the 2,642 students who applied for fall 2017. Of those who were admitted, 32 percent enrolled.