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The University of South Carolina Upstate is shaped and inspired by the City of Spartanburg. Our growing partnerships with our neighbors have the potential to enhance the quality of life and economic development of the community. If you have required volunteer hours for a class, organizational requirement or you’re just looking for a way to get more involved, the Office of Service-Learning and Community Engagement can help you get connected with the Spartanburg community and beyond.
Check out the Alternative Breaks page to find out more information about how you can travel and make a difference over your fall, spring or summer breaks!
Visit IMPACT's page to find out more information about upcoming events and service projects that you can get involved in. IMPACT service projects and events are open to all USC Upstate students, faculty and staff.60 Seconds of Service Do you have 60 seconds to make a difference? Join the Office of Service-Learning and Community Engagement and the AmeriCorps VISTA as we offer monthly service projects that take only 60 seconds to complete. From making Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwiches for the Spartanburg Soup Kitchen to Blessing Bags for the homeless, there is something for everyone!
College Town Community EngagementAs part of the College Town Initiative in Spartanburg, USC Upstate, along with seven other colleges and universities, offers collaborative events for college students to give back to the Spartanburg community.
To get involved with any of the programs listed above please contact the Office of Service-Learning and Community Engagement at 864-503-5433 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for International Studies
Center for Research and Scholarship Support
Center for Teaching Excellence & Learning
Metropolitan Studies Institute
Dr. Abraham Goldberg
Director of Service-Learning and Community Engagement
Associate Professor of Political Science Campus Life Center 202864-503-5670
Associate Director of Metropolitan EngagementAdmin 326F864-503-7562
Heather RossiVolunteer Program CoordinatorCampus Life Center, 202864-503-5106
Charlie LaferAmeriCorps VISTA Campus Life Center, 202864-503-7200
Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?