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Wed, 02/07/2024

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education's 45th annual Statistical Abstract is now available as a comprehensive source for the most recent data and trends across South Carolina’s system…

Tue, 01/30/2024

The U.S. Department of Education announced today that it will begin transmitting batches of Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) information - known as the Institutional Student…

Mon, 01/22/2024

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Board of Commissioners has named Dr. Karen Woodfaulk as the acting president and executive director of the agency effective Jan. 22.

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Wed, 01/17/2024

Veterans Education and Training at the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education is the State Approving Agency responsible for approving and supervising Veteran’s Education programs at in-…

Wed, 01/10/2024

Editor's note: After this article was posted on Jan. 10, Dr. Rusty Monhollon announced his resignation and that his final day at the CHE would be Jan. 19. The original wording of this…

Tue, 12/19/2023

The Partnership Among South Carolina Academic Libraries (PASCAL) announced earlier this month that 37 member libraries have joined the Eastern Academic Scholars’ Trust (EAST), a shared print…

Wed, 12/06/2023

In the spirit of reflection, the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education commemorates a successful year marked by the pursuit of educational excellence, innovation, and strategic…

Tue, 11/28/2023

The U.S. Department of Education projects changes in the simplified and redesigned 2024–25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form will help award federal Pell Grants to more than 9,…

Thu, 11/09/2023

Gov. Henry McMaster bestowed the prestigious South Carolina Order of the Palmetto on Nov. 8 to Wes Hayes, board chair of the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education, in honor of Hayes'…

Tue, 10/31/2023

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education is pleased to announce that more than 20 public colleges and universities across the state have agreed to develop a comprehensive statewide…

Tue, 10/24/2023

The application window for the South Carolina National Guard College Assistance Program for the spring and summer 2023 semesters will open at 12:01 a.m. Nov 20, and close at 11:59 p.m. on Dec. 15…

Mon, 10/09/2023

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education hosted a Transfer Excellence Convening on Oct. 4, bringing together nearly 150 transfer experts from institutions across the state and other key…