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.


Greene Named A-Sun Player of the Week

USC Upstate senior guard Ty Greene has been selected as the Atlantic Sun Co-Player of the Week after leading the Spartans to wins over North Carolina A&T and Georgia Tech, the conference office announced Monday.

13 days ago

Greene Named Allstate Good Works Team Nominee

The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and Allstate Insurance Company announced Wednesday that USC Upstate senior guard Ty Greene has been named a nominee for the 2015 Allstate NABC and WBCA Good Works Team.

18 days ago
Honor Society

Alpha Phi Sigma Inducts New Members

Twelve students recently were inducted into the new chapter of Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.

18 days ago

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...

26 days 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.

about 1 month ago