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.


Marvin Schmiege Named Capital One Academic All-Americanitle

After a stellar season on the field and a career full of academic success, USC Upstate standout men's soccer player Marvin Schmiege has added yet another prestigious award as the junior midfielder has been named a Capital One Second Team Academic All-American by the College Sports Information Dir...

1 day ago

Schmiege Named A-Sun Scholar-Athlete of the Year for Men's Soccer

Carrying a perfect 4.0 GPA and leading the A-Sun in goals scored, USC Upstate standout midfielder Marvin Schmiege has been named the A-Sun Scholar-Athlete of the Year for men's soccer and is joined on the A-Sun Academic All-Conference team by fellow Spartan Joshua Jenkins.

16 days ago

Upstate's Cornfield Named A-Sun Golfer of the Week

After winning the co-individual championship at the Wendy's Kiawah Classic Tuesday, USC Upstate standout Ryan Cornfield earned A-Sun Golfer of the Week honors for men's golf.

21 days ago

Upstate's Rubin Earns A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week Honors

After coming up with five saves, including one on a penalty kick attempt, to help lead the Spartans to a 2-0 shutout of Jacksonville, USC Upstate goalkeeper Jack Rubin has been named the A-Sun Defensive Player of the Week.

23 days ago

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.

26 days ago