Can I drive legally in South Carolina with a license from a different state?

If I want to drive a car here, can I still do that legally? I'm in the state for college, but my driver's license is from California.

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“If your permanent residence is in another state, you can drive legally in South Carolina with a license from that state. You’ll be classified as a non-resident driver.
Car insurance may be a different story. Depending on your driving situation, you may want to consider purchasing non-owners car insurance, or at least make sure you’re covered under another policy.”
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Sophie Newman
Answered on Jul 28, 2021
Sophie Newman is a writer from California. Her hobbies include brewing her own kombucha, riding horses, and taking long road trips.
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