About the University

Founded in 1967, the University of South Carolina Upstate has a more than $500 million annual impact on South Carolina. We are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

USC Upstate

One of the nation’s top public regional universities!

Fast Facts

The University’s reputation as a leader in education for the entire Upstate region is one that gets stronger each day.

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Chancellor Bennie L. Harris, Ph.D.

Bennie L. Harris, Ph.D., is the fifth chancellor of USC Upstate, where he fulfills his purpose to inspire and develop young people to change the world.

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Meet the leaders who are propelling USC Upstate's mission of creating transformative opportunities for students and the communities of South Carolina’s Upstate.

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University Advancement

University Advancement aims to build lifelong relationships that promote loyalty and foster financial support for and a greater understanding of USC Upstate.

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Campus Maps

Find your way around our beautiful 330-acre campus with our interactive online map.

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Visitor Information

USC Upstate is positioned at the center of an international business hub between Atlanta and Charlotte, N.C.

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USC Upstate offers a variety of programs and services that benefit the Upstate region of South Carolina.

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UP Magazine

Enjoy the current issue of Up magazine, for alumni and friends of USC Upstate.

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Want to know more about USC Upstate?

Here are a few of the most common offices that can assist with your question or concern. If you can't find the office you are searching for on this list, contact our switchboard at 864-503-5000.

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