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Esports Arena Venue Fee

During the next few years, esports is anticipated to become a multi-billion dollar industry that will continue to attract some of the brightest and most innovative minds on the planet. USC Upstate’s new esports program will enable you to compete against the best players around the globe from our new gaming center housed within our Health Education Complex that features 45 of the best Alienware computers and equipment on the market.

The USC Upstate Esports Arena and Gaming Lounge welcomes players of all skill levels from the purely casual to the fiercely competitive. The play space features the most popular multiplayer PC games from all genres and hosts a console gaming area as well. Students are encouraged to visit the arena in order to socialize, make friends, unwind, or try out for one of our competitive varsity teams.

For more information, please contact Director of Esports Operations Jackson Cunningham at

The Latest Tech

Go for gaming glory on one of our Alienware computers.

  • 11th generation Intel Core i9 processor 2.5 gigahertz 
  • 1 terabyte hard drive
  • 32 gigabytes of RAM memory
  • Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090 graphics card