Sign Up to Volunteer During the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, January 18

January 12, 2016 at 9:44 am

The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service will be Monday, January 18. This event is open to all students, staff, faculty and community members but it does require advance sign-ups. ]To volunteer, contact Tashfia Hasan at or […]

Five Join USC Upstate Staff

January 12, 2016 at 10:14 am

Please welcome the following new staff members to the USC Upstate family: Matthew Johnson is a videographer in the Office of University Communications. Ryan Whitaker  is an academic advisor in the Student Success Center. Michelle Bublitz is a nurse practitioner […]

USC Upstate Mourns Loss of Zerno Martin

January 12, 2016 at 12:07 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate mourns the loss of Zerno E. Martin, Jr., who died January 9, 2016 at 82-years young. During the early years of his career as a hospital administrator at Spartanburg General Hospital, which began in […]

Upstate Named NCAA Team Statistical Champion

January 15, 2016 at 8:48 am

The USC Upstate volleyball team is the 2015-16 Division I women’s volleyball statistical champion for digs per set after finishing the season with 17.90, it was announced this afternoon by the NCAA. Upstate led the Atlantic Sun Conference this season […]

USC Upstate Student-Athletes Shine in the Classroom

January 15, 2016 at 3:10 pm

USC Upstate’s student-athletes posted a standout semester in the classroom in the fall semester of 2015, while dealing with the death of four athletes. The combined GPA for athletic teams was 3.14 up 1.6 percent over fall 2014, marking the […]


January 19, 2016 at 9:08 am

Throughout the academic year, ITS will provide the campus with advice, tips and tricks to improve our Internet security. Pay special attention to these messages. You will find them in your email, the news, the University’s social media channels and […]

Annual REFLECTIONS Foreign Language Teachers’ Workshop Set for Monday, February 15

January 19, 2016 at 9:14 am

The World Languages Program of the University of South Carolina Upstate will sponsor its annual REFLECTIONS: World Language Teachers’ Workshop, “Assessment in a Learner-Centered World Language Classroom,” from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday, February 15 in the Sansbury Campus Life […]

Upstate Mourns the Loss of Former Student-Athlete Michelle Hickson

January 20, 2016 at 8:48 am

The USC Upstate Athletics Department offers its deepest condolences to the family of former student-athlete Michelle Hickson who passed away in a car accident Sunday night. Hickson was currently serving as the girls’ volleyball and junior varsity head coach, and […]

Buchanan Scores Career-High 31 Points in Upstate’s 78-62 Loss to North Florida

January 22, 2016 at 9:26 am

Michael Buchanan scored a career-high 31 points as the USC Upstate men’s basketball team dropped a 78-62 decision to the North Florida Ospreys Thursday evening inside the Hodge Center. Upstate falls to 7-14 overall and 1-3 in league action, while […]

Shoestring Players to Hold Auditions for “Dogfight: The Musical”

January 25, 2016 at 6:09 am

The Shoestring Players at the University of South Carolina Upstate will hold auditions for “Dogfight: The Musical” at 7 p.m. on Monday, January 25 in the Performing Arts Center Theatre at USC Upstate. Based on the 1991 Warner Brothers film, […]