License Plate

Specialty License Plates

The University of South Carolina Upstate and the SC Department of Motor Vehicles have formed a partnership that will enable you to show your pride in our university while helping to create transformative opportunities and supporting our rigorous, career-relevant, and accessible education.

Drive With Spartan Pride. Stand Out From the Crowd.

For only $70 you can sport this official tag on your vehicle and support USC Upstate! Each sale will add $40 to our General Scholarship Fund as a tax-deductible contribution. The plate features USC Upstate’s Athletics “U” logo in our green, black, and white colors.

For information, contact our Alumni Office at 864-503-5093, or email

Order Your Plate in Three Easy Steps!

STEP ONE: Complete Application

Use the arrow below to download the application.

Choose Your Custom Number

If you would like a custom numbered plate between 2 and 100 (Sorry, No. 1 is taken) please indicate that number on your application. Number assignments will be first come, first serve.

Submit Application

Once you’ve completed your application, submit it with your check or money order (made out to the S.C. DMV) to our Alumni Office.