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USC Upstate At a Glance

A coeducational, public, comprehensive metropolitan institution founded in 1967.

Bachelor’s degree programs in the liberal arts, sciences, business administration, nursing, and teacher education and master’s degrees in education.

Approximately 5,300 students with an 18:1 student/faculty ratio and average class size of 25.

377 individuals teach courses at USC Upstate. Ninety-eight percent of the full-time teaching faculty hold the highest degree in their field.

Spartanburg Campus: 800 University Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina, near the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Greenville Campus: University Center, 225 South Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, South Carolina.

Approximately 330 acres with 12 major buildings, plus the Louis P. Howell Athletic Complex and the Susan Jacobs Arboretum.

Open 88 hours per week with reference/research assistance available 80 hours per week. The library has 36 computers; holdings of more than 233,000 books, journals, microforms and media; and offers over 26,000 e-books and more than 30,000 electronic full text journals via 160-plus databases.