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Summer Interns

University Housing

Thank you for taking an interest in utilizing USCA Housing over the summer semester. We are so excited to have you! Please read the information below about the dates that interns can use our facilities, the features we have available, the process of how to pay, etc. If you have any questions, please call Maya Brewer at 803-643-6703 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Summer Intern Application

Check-in and Check-out Information

Summer Intern Housing is available between Sunday, May 12, 2024, to Sunday, July 28, 2024. Dates are subject to change.

Check-in will occur on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Pacer Commons office. You may vacate the space earlier than the date on your application, but no refund will be processed.

If you need an early arrival or late departure, please email Maya Brewer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please note that this will only be accepted on the availability of residential rooms and is not guaranteed. Any rental period not falling between the dates above must secure approval from the Director of Housing and Residence Life.

Information on Residential Building

All Summer Interns will be housed in Pacer Commons during the summer 2024 semester. Pacer Commons is a furnished residence hall building with a full kitchen, living room area, 2 bedrooms (Double style)/ 4 bedrooms (Single style), 2 bathrooms, and closets. University Housing will be making all housing assignments before arrival on campus. Please go to your main page and scroll down to the bottom for a virtual tour of the building or click here.

Features in Pacer Downs

  • Live in a safe environment with 24-hour University Police coverage
  • Wireless internet capabilities and streaming services
  • On-site laundry facility (payment required to use)
  • Ample parking
  • Volleyball and Basketball Courts
  • Pavilions with outside grills
  • All utilities are included (except telephone)
  • Vending Machines
  • Indoor recreational spaces

Features of USCA Campus

  • Close to Downtown Aiken
  • Gym and Natatorium on campus
  • Pool on campus
  • Close to grocery stores and shopping
  • Much more!

Things to Bring

  • Bed Linens that will fit a Twin XL
  • Hangers, laundry supplies, seasonal clothing
  • Personal hygiene products and toiletries
  • Shower curtain, rings, and bathmat
  • Towels, hand towels, and washcloths
  • Cleaning supplies, vacuum, dust pan, Swiffer, broom, etc.
  • Toilet paper and paper towels
  • Small microwave, coffee maker, cutlery, cups, pots, and pans

Rates and Payments


$138 plus 12% tax = $154.56 per week

Double as a Single

$154 plus 12% tax = $172.48 per week

Prices are subject to change. Specialized Intern Groups will need to contact Maya Brewer. *

Payments are due each Sunday of each week and may be made through cash or check in the Central Housing Office or with a credit card through the online link. A secured “Housing Drop Box” on the Central Housing office door may be used for payments if after normal business hours. Cash payments will need to be the exact amount and checks will need to be made out to USCA University Housing. Payments are considered late if not met on Sunday and a $50.00 late fee will be assessed. If you wish to pay in full for the entire time, this may be done.

Intern programs sponsoring their interns for payments must complete the Intern Interest/Sponsor Form below. If the sponsoring organization does not complete the application, all payments will be directed back to the intern. Only one form will need to be completed if an organization is sponsoring more than one intern, but each intern will need to complete the Summer Intern Housing Application individually.

Intern Interest Form


University Housing strongly encourages incoming interns to acquire their own renter’s insurance before moving onto campus. Neither USCA nor University Housing, is responsible for damages to or losses of your personal property as stated in the University Housing Community Guide.

Mail and Packages

All mail and packages should be addressed to you at your apartment as follows:

First and Last Name

“Building Number” Leadership Drive Apt “Outside and Inside Letter”

Aiken, SC 29801

Example:         Jane Doe

                        811 Leadership Drive Apt. EA

                        Aiken, SC 29801

Mail sent to the USCA address will not be delivered to you, as University Housing mail does not go through the USCA mail room.

University Housing and USCA Policies

All USCA and University Housing policies in the Community Guide will remain effective throughout the summer. Failure to comply may result in immediate removal.

USCA Housing Community Guide 


Please contact Maya Brewer at 803-643-6703 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..