South Carolina residents paid $11,060 to attend the four-year public institution this year – $320 more than the $10,740 charged for 2017-18.
Non-residents paid 96.7 percent more than residents this year, or $21,750. Their price tag grew 3 percent from $21,120 in 2017-18.
About 83 percent of the school's undergraduate population are South Carolina residents. About 16 percent are residents of other states and 1 percent are citizens of other countries.
Data shows 94 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 504 students received grants or scholarships totaling $4.6 million and 452 students took out student loans totaling more than $3.1 million.
Including all undergraduates (3,022), 2,081 students used grants or scholarships totaling $18.7 million, and 1,911 students took out $14.4 million in federal student loans.