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  • Students

    Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend USC Upstate.

  • Admissions

    See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at USC Upstate. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.

  • College Costs & Financial Aid

    Learn about costs to attend USC Upstate and how much financial aid is typically awarded.

  • Net Price Calculator

    Estimate your cost to attend USC Upstate in a few simple steps.

  • Classes and Campus Life

    Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at USC Upstate.

  • Student Experiences

    Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at USC Upstate – inside and outside the classroom.

  • Majors, Graduation and Next Steps

    See which majors are most popular at USC Upstate and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.

  • Student Success & Progress

    Discover how many students who start at USC Upstate finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.

  • Student Learning Outcomes

    Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at USC Upstate.

University of South Carolina Upstate

Set in Spartanburg, S.C. in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, USC Upstate is located conveniently along the thriving economic I-85 corridor between Atlanta and Charlotte and just a few hours drive from the beaches and mountains. Greenville and Spartanburg counties in Upstate South Carolina are dynamic international hubs and are home to a million people and the highest per capita international investment of any counties in the U.S. With more than 5,000 students, USC Upstate is a constant whirlwind of activity. As a senior public institution of the University of South Carolina with a comprehensive residential campus in Spartanburg and commuting and degree completion operations in Greenville, the University's primary responsibilities are to offer baccalaureate education to the citizens of the Upstate of South Carolina and to offer selected master's degrees in response to regional demand. Supporting the employment objectives of its students, the University provides opportunities for creative endeavors, professional and public service, and basic and applied scholarship and research.

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Living in the USC Upstate Community

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Spartanburg, S.C. has the highest per capita college student population of any major city in South Carolina, making it South Carolina’s “College Town.