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Explore your passions. Find your path.

Technology. Science. Arts. Education. We’ve got it all. With more than 50 majors, programs, and pre-professional programs to choose from, you can chart a pathway to the career you’ve always dreamed of. This is your chance to explore what you really want to do, or find it along the way.

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I am looking for

    a different experience.

    With the support of our faculty and community behind you, there’s nothing you can’t do. Discover what it means to be an Upstate student.

    a place where I belong.

    Clubs. Sports. Organizations. Academic groups. Find your people and explore new interests.

    some financial assistance.

    We offer multiple grants and scholarships for students to make their Upstate experience more affordable.

    Learn. Explore. Achieve. Repeat.

    USC Upstate offers more than academics. We provide endless opportunities to explore new avenues, dive deep into your interests, and find out who you really are inside and outside of the classroom.

    A student and family member at graduation

    Tuition and Aid

    Reach for the stars.
    We’ll help you get there.

    We believe in equitable and accessible education. We’ll help you find available grants, scholarships, and financial aid that meets your needs.

    Welcome Admitted Students

    Welcome, new Spartans! Whether it’s your first year in college, or you’re transferring in, you’ll need to register for one of our Student Orientation, Advisement, and Registration (SOAR) dates. Learn more about USC Upstate, get prepared with resources, and register for your fall courses. 


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