Utility Menu

CIS Header 3

USC Upstate World Languages Institute

Register Now ButtonThe World Languages Institute at the University of South Carolina Upstate offers classes in less commonly taught languages. USC Upstate's World Languages Institute is offering instruction in the following areas:

  • A Taste of French
  • Beginning Chinese - Level 1
  • Beginning Hebrew (Biblical) - Level 1
  • Beginning Hebrew (Biblical) - Level 2
  • Beginning Spanish Conversation - Level 1
  • Beginning Spanish Conversation - Level 2
  • Introduction to Irish Gaelic
  • Introductory German - Level 1
  • Introductory Italian - Level 1
  • Introductory Japanese
  • Introductory Latin - Level 1
  • Introductory Latin - Level 2
  • Introductory Russian
  • Introductory Ukrainian
  • Portuguese for Spanish Speakers

Classes begin the week of October 19, 2015 and end the week of November 30, 2015. There are no classes the week of November 23 due to Thanksgiving. The registration deadline is October 14, 2015. Classes are $75 per each and are open to the public. No foreign language experience is required.

All classes are open to the public and no prior experience in the language is required for the beginning level. The cost for each language class is $75 plus books and study materials, if needed. Most classes are taught in the College of Arts and Science Building (CASB) on the USC Upstate campus.

To reserve your seat in any of the classes,  download and print the registration form. Send your completed registration form along with your check for $75 (payable to USC Upstate) to the following address:

University of South Carolina Upstate
Center for International Studies
800 University Way, Burroughs Building
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303


Other Important Information
  • Students should register and pay PRIOR to the start of class. In special cases, payment will be accepted at the first class meeting. Approval required.  
  • No refunds after classes begin.
  • If a student misses a class, there is no reimbursement. No academic credit is granted for any language classes. Books or other materials needed for the class are not included in the price of the class.
  • Get  directions and a map of the USC Upstate campus.

For additional information, please contact the Center for International Studies at (864) 503-5661.

Intl Studies icon

Dr. Deryle Hope   

Student Resources
Meet the CIS Staff
Chinese Culture & Education Center
Language Translator
Information for International Students
International Student Handbook  

International Studies Newsletter
Fall 2014 Newsletter
Summer 2015 Newsletter

International Studies Facebook International Studies Twitter

Contact Us
USC Upstate
Center for International Studies
Burroughs Building              
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: 864-503-5661
Fax: 864-503-5662
Faculty/Staff Directory