800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
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Lexi Shubert - 44Team: Softball
Campus Crusade for Christ (CRU)CRU is a fellowship of followers of Jesus Christ who seek to live out their faith on the campus of USC Upstate. It is open to all students. For more information, contact Mark Bouchillon at 864-506-6414.
Catholic Student AssociationWorshiping and socializing with our peers, reinforcing personal ethics, and sharing God’s word with others enhances the development of social, emotional, and spiritual growth of our Catholic students. Acts of mercy (community service) and learning more about our faith are goals. For more information, check out our Facebook page, Catholic Student Association USC Upstate or contact Myles Alexander at 864-503-5826.Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)The mission of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes is to present to athletes and coaches and all whom they influence, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, serving Him in their relationships and in the Fellowship of the church. For more information contact Reid Bowyer.
God Inspired Strong Trust
biblically based group discussion and fellowship we strive to fully integrate
the Christian walk with real life. We encourage honesty, questions and open
hearts. All are welcome. For more
information, contact Minister Theressa Washington.
IGNITEIgnite is a fellowship of college students seeking to find and implement God's purpose for them and their world. Through such experiences as fellowships, study groups, worship programs, and service projects, individual and community growth is sought. Ignite is open to all students. For more information contact Suzanne Bachelor via email or call or text at 864-266-0910.Living on Purpose Campus MinistryLiving on Purpose Campus Ministry is an on campus bible study that is offered to equip, empower, and encourage students to live victoriously through the inspired word of God. For more information contact LaSonya Genovese.MERGEMERGE is a collegiate group that exists to unite college students across Spartanburg to experience God and love others in the process. For more information contact Hannah Wright.Spartanburg UKirk (formally Presbyterian Students’ Association)Spartanburg UKirk strives to be an open-minded community which seeks to provide an environment where all students are welcomed and can grow spiritually, socially, and emotionally as servants of Jesus the Christ: experiencing and expressing God's radical love; being a pilgrim on a faith journey; doing what Jesus did; finding shelter - a safe place; becoming friends with lots of different people; reaching out and helping others; respecting others' opinions; spiritual outlet; growing in many ways; expressing one’s true self; walking the talk; having fun; praying; digging deep into the Bible. For more information contact Penny Wright or Rachel Epps.
The Bridge College Ministry at First NorthFirst
North College Ministry is a family of college-aged young adults who
share their journey of faith together. We meet at various times of the
week for Bible Study, worship, and just hanging out to build healthy
relationships and do life together. We have a passion to see others
around us come to know the freedom that we have in Christ, and our lives
are committed to sharing that message to those we love, live with, work
with, study with, play sports with anyone God places in our path. Bring
your questions, your doubts, your skepticism. We've all been there and
we welcome all who seek the truth. "If you seek me with all your heart,"
declares the Lord, "I will be found by you." Jer. 29:13. For more
information contact Stephen McNeil.
Journey takes the truth of Jesus Christ to the campus, community and world by
producing leaders of African descent who are spiritually focused, financially
responsible and morally fit. For more information, contact Desiree Clark.
Forms for Student OrganizationsAdvisor Resources
Contact UsKhrystal L. Smith, Ph.D.Director of Student Life
Kara Ferguson, M.Ed.
Assistant Director for Community Engagement and Leadership
Doug Peters, M.Ed. Assistant Director for Multicultural Programs and Non-Traditional Student Services
Cory "Rudy" Taylor, M.Ed.Assistant Director for Campus Programs
Melissa PerryAdministrative Assistant
Office of Student Life
Olin B. Sansbury, Jr. Campus Life Center, Room 210
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?