For High School Guidance Counselors
Upstate strives to change the way students think about their education and
future. We know that guidance counselors play a vital role in helping students
choose their future academic endeavors. Therefore, we have provided the
following links to facilitate your efforts in assisting students.
Counselor Freshman Admission Recommendation Form
complete this form, print and mail it to the office of admissions with
Junior Scholar Nomination Form
complete the online nomination form. The deadline to submit nominations is March 17, 2014.
For information regarding an applicant from your
school, you may contact:
an Admissions Staff Member!
If you are a high school guidance counselor or administrator and need
information packets for your school, please
complete this form and they will be sent to you promptly.
There's no better way to get to know USC
Upstate than by visiting our campus. Explore our buildings, talk to current
students, meet a faculty member and get a feel for what it's like to attend
school here. Learn
more about campus visits here.
you would like to bring a group for a campus tour, please complete
counselors are available to meet with prospective students and give campus
tours at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, throughout most of the
year. Call the Office of Admissions at (864) 503-5246, or 1-800-277-8727 to
schedule an appointment.
can spend a Friday away from high school or with their friends or parents
discovering what college is really like. Fabulous Friday is a fun, no-forms,
no-stress environment and the best way to find out all of the unique features
that set USC Upstate apart from other schools. More
information about Fab Friday.
Designed to give students an in-depth, first-hand look at USC Upstate, Open
House is a great opportunity to take a Saturday to tour campus facilities and
find out about degree programs and student life options. Prospective students
will have the opportunity to meet current students, faculty, staff and
administrators and have lunch with other prospective students. It's a one-day
overview of everything USC Upstate has to offer and a great way to decide if we
are the right University for you. More
information about USC Upstate Open Houses.
Student/Faculty ratio: 18 to 1
Average GPA: 3.5
Average ACT Score: 21
Student Organizations: More than 90
Number of undergraduate programs: 43
Number of graduate
Athletics: NCAA Division I, Atlantic Sun Conference
Campus: Approximately 330 acres