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Our Mission
The Department of Public Safety exists to serve and protect the physical and human assets of the University of South Carolina Upstate by promoting and maintaining a safe, secure and healthy campus environment. This is realized through engaged community-oriented policing, effective fire prevention and inspection, service-oriented Fleet Management operations, efficient Parking Services and a professionally run Office of Risk Management. Our mission significantly contributes to and supports an environment where staff, students and faculty may flourish in the pursuit of academic excellence.

Our Services

Important Information for Students

Fire and Crime Log
The Department of Public Safety maintains a fire and crime log at the front counter of the Police Department. The purpose of the fire and crime log is to record all incidents of fires in student housing facilities, criminal incidents, and alleged criminal incidents that are reported to University Police. This log is available for public viewing during normal business hours at the Department of Public Safety located at 219 North Campus Blvd., Spartanburg, SC 29303.


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Emergency Call Boxes
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"I Didn't Know It Was Rape" Video

Information and Policies

Clery Report: Campus Security Policies, Statistics, & Fire Safety
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Vehicle Immobilization Policy 
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Contact Us

USC Upstate
University Public Safety
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: 864-503-5911 or
Fax: 864-503-5873
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