Facts & Figures


  • Campuses: Hilton Head Gateway & Historic Beaufort
  • Student Body Size: 1,794
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 18:1
  • Diversity: 30% minority students
  • Traditions & History: Heritage-- Beaufort College founded 1795-- USC partner since 1959—Began awarding baccalaureate degrees in 2004
  • Mascot: Sand Shark
  • Colors: Navy, Sand, and Garnet
  • Sand Shark Athletics: Baseball, Softball, Golf, Cross Country, Track and Field, and Women's Soccer (NAIA, Sun Conference)
  • Recreation Activities & Intramural Sports: Over 30 Clubs and Organizations

You can also visit the Office of Institutional Effectiveness for more data.