Finance Division



The South Carolina State Ethics Act serves as a guideline by which ethical behavior is governed with regard to:

  • Use of position for personal gain
  • Payments to public officials
  • Disclosure of confidential information
  •  Payments for speaking engagements
  • Overall code of conduct

For guidance on the laws, refer to the SC State Ethics Commission web site:
Questions can be directed to the University's Office of General Counsel in Sikes Hall.