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Palmetto House

This 105,000 square foot suite-style complex can house up to 346 students in its eighty-seven suites, including single or double rooms and handicap-accessible units.

Housing Class
USC Upstate upperclassmen, co-educational

PalmettoHouse InteriorStyle
Suite-style complex

Handicap-Accessible Units

Housing Fees

  • Single Occupancy Room: $2,754 per semester, per student
  • Double Occupancy Room: $2,295 per semester, per student

Meal Plan
Palmetto House residents are required to purchase the Ultimate meal plan. Check with Dining Services for meal plan information and dining services restaurants.

Suite Amenities
Each suite in the Palmetto House is equipped with the following:

  • Each resident is provided with a bed, a desk, two chests of drawers, and an armoire
  • Full bathroom
  • Communal living area with furniture
  • Micro fridge (microwave and refrigerator combination)
  • Basic electricity
  • small floor planWater service
  • Garbage collection
  • Cable hook-up
  • Wireless internet access
  • Stain and scratch resistant furniture

Special Features

  • Computer lab with 20 computers and a printer/copier machine
  • Study rooms for in-house tutoring and individual studying
  • Flat screen televisions in lobbies and Sparty's game room
  • Catering kitchen
  • ATM/Banking Machine
  • Free laundry facilities, including Laundry View, which allows a resident to determine the status of his/her laundry from their computer, and Laundry Text, which allows residents to receive a text message when their laundry is done
  • On-site postal facility
  • Well-illuminated parking lots
  • Parking lot security cameras
  • Emergency phones
  • Green space

Safety Measures
Palmetto House offers the latest housing safety features available, including

  • 24-hour staffed front desks
  • Controlled access
  • Full sprinkler system
  • Four levels of electronic locks to access bedrooms
  • Sixteen monitored digital cameras inside and outside
  • Well-illuminated parking lots
  • Emergency phones