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Classes Canceled: Students do not report for class with an indication for day and/or evening classes. Faculty, staff and students working or attending classes at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics and the Greenville campus will follow the same schedule as the USC Upstate campus (unless the University Center Greenville is closed). All classes with the exception of online classes are canceled. Employees are expected to report to work but may take annual leave, elect to take the day without pay, or make-up the time missed within a specified time frame to be established by Human Resources in conjunction with Payroll.
USC Upstate Closed: Classes are canceled for students and employees do not report to work. Employees may elect to take annual leave, take the day without pay, or make-up the time missed within a specified time frame to be established by Human Resources in conjunction with Payroll.
In case of inclement weather, decisions about canceling or delaying classes at the University of South Carolina Upstate will be made as early as possible and no later than 6:00 a.m. When possible, decisions will be made the night before. If Spartanburg County (not local school districts) closes or delays the opening of county offices, the University will follow Spartanburg County’s decision and close or delay opening the campus.
Unless changes are posted by the following means, assume that classes will meet as scheduled.
Occasionally media outlets will confuse the message provided by the University. For clarification, please consult the USC Upstate Website.
Dining Services Schedule:The hours of operation for Dining Services will be posted on the USC Upstate homepage and Dining Services Facebook Page.
Library Schedule:The hours of operation for the Library will be posted on the USC Upstate homepage and Library webpage.
Wellness Center:When the University is closed for inclement weather, the Wellness Center will be open from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Building Access:The doors closest to Highway 176 (the front of campus) and accessible entrances on each building are usually the first cleared of snow and ice. Watch for signs directing you toward the safest entrance.
In times of inclement weather, students and employees are urged to use their best judgment to determine if traveling to campus will present a safety hazard.
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?