Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Please direct all FOIA inquiries to:
Kelly C. Steinhilper
VP Communications
SC Technical College System
111 Executive Center Drive
Columbia, SC 29210
steinhilper@sctechsystem.edu

The SC Technical College System complies with the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act (FOIA); this Act was amended on Friday, May 19, 2017.

The SC Technical College System will attempt to provide comprehensive and expedient public access to records in accordance with the requirements of state law. Pursuant to section 30-4-30 (c), a response to a written FOIA request must be made within 10 working days (Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays are excluded) of receipt of the written request, and the documents will be produced no later than 30 calendar days after the response date. If the documents requested are more than two years old, the response time is 20 days, and the documents must be produced no later than 35 calendar days from the response date.


Fee Schedule

Hourly rate (dependent on the actual position of required staff to fulfill request)     $30/hour - $50/hour
Black/white copy rates      $.10/copy
Color copy rates   $.15/copy

Please note: An hourly fee may apply to transferring documents into electronic format
A deposit up to 25% of anticipated costs may be required


FOIA Documents

State Board Minutes
March 28, 2017
November 3, 2016

Documents provided to a public body during a public meeting
Presentation to the Higher Education Subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee