About University of South Carolina Upstate

Founded in 1967, the University of South Carolina Upstate offers more than 40 bachelor’s degree programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business administration, nursing and teacher education, and master’s degrees in education, informatics and nursing. Among the fastest growing universities in South Carolina, USC Upstate is a diverse and dynamic community of 5,500 students from across the Upstate, 36 states and 51 countries.

The USC Upstate Spartans compete on the NCAA Division I level as a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference. The Spartans field 17 varsity sports – basketball, soccer, tennis, golf, cross country, and track and field for both women and men; baseball for men; and softball and volleyball for women.


College Sports Madness Names Upstate Player All-Conference

On the heels of one of the best seasons in school history, USC Upstate junior striker Kenzie Major was selected to the College Sports Madness All-Atlantic Sun second team, it was announced by the publication Friday morning.

about 5 hours ago

Haley Gethin Tabbed All-Atlantic Sun

USC Upstate junior midfielder Haley Gethin was named to the All-Atlantic Sun second team in a vote conducted by the league head coaches, it was announced by the conference office Thursday afternoon.

about 9 hours ago

Upstate's Schmiege Earns CoSIDA Capital One Academic All-District Honors

USC Upstate standout midfielder Marvin Schmiege not only performs at a high level on the field, but is a tremendous student as well and has earned Capital One Academic All-District honors from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

1 day ago

Schmiege, Beerman Receive Weekly Honors from the A-Sun

Marvin Schmiege and Tucker Beerman combined to help lead the USC Upstate men's soccer team to a key 2-1 victory over A-Sun foe Northern Kentucky Saturday night. Because of their central roles in the win, the two have swept the A-Sun weekly awards with Schmiege taking home player of the week honor...

4 days ago

USC Upstate Tennis Teams Volunteer at Carolina Miracle League

Giving back to the community has always been a fundamental attribute associated with USC Upstate student-athletes, and Thursday was no different as the Spartan tennis teams donated nearly two hours of time volunteering at the Carolina Miracle League.

7 days ago