Tax Free Weekend Begins August 4, 2017 in South Carolina

July 31, 2017 at 10:06 am

South Carolina’s tax-free weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017. During the weekend, many items are exempt, from the state’s sales tax and any local taxes. What’s exempt and […]

Torrey Craig ’14 Visits USC Upstate Basketball Camp

August 1, 2017 at 10:12 pm

Kids participating in the USC Upstate Men’s Basketball Summer Camp met a University legend Tuesday afternoon. Former Spartan great Torrey Craig ’14, who just signed with the Denver Nuggets, stopped by the University to see his former teammates and coaches and to visit the basketball camp.  “It’s […]

Carter, Warnock Wrap up Play at 86th SCGA Amateur Championship

August 7, 2017 at 4:59 pm

FLORENCE, S.C. – USC Upstate men’s golfers Matt Carter and Jordan Warnock turned in solid performances over the weekend as both finished 16th or better at the 86th South Carolina Golf Association (SCGA) Amateur Championship held at the Florence Country […]

Nadine Stonjek Joins Spartans as Volunteer Assistant Coach

August 8, 2017 at 7:17 pm

USC Upstate women’s soccer head coach Tyson John announced today that Nadine Stonjek has joined the program as a volunteer assistant coach. Stonjek will primarily work with the Upstate goalkeepers. Stonjek joins the Upstate family after a four-year career at […]

Hooks Announces Retirement; Halkett to Head Men’s Soccer Program

July 20, 2017 at 3:53 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the retirement of longtime men’s soccer coach Greg Hooks and the promotion of alumnus Scott Halkett ‘96 as head coach. Hooks, a coach for nearly 30 years, has led the Upstate Spartans for […]

2017-18 Parking Decals Now Available

August 4, 2017 at 9:50 am

The 2017-2018 parking decals are now available. You may register online using the instructions below or register in person by stopping by the USC Upstate Department of Public Safety. If registering your vehicle in person, be sure to bring your […]

Be a Partner in Public Safety

July 18, 2017 at 3:11 pm

Interested in making a difference in the safety of others? The USC Upstate Department of Public Safety would like to gauge the interest of faculty and staff in participating a training for the Community Emergency Response Team. The training is […]

USC Upstate’s Chris Hawkins Promoted as Associate Athletic Director

July 24, 2017 at 9:27 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate announces the promotion of head softball coach and alumnus Chris Hawkins ‘89 to associate athletic director. Hawkins will remain the head softball coach for the Spartans. “From my time as a player and now […]

Spartanburg Chiefs of Police to Meet at USC Upstate

July 18, 2017 at 9:01 am

The Spartanburg Chiefs of Police Association will meet at USC Upstate Tuesday, July 18. Keynote speaker for the luncheon is Pat Vaughn of Lexipol International, America’s leading provider of state-specific policies and verifiable policy training for public safety organizations, who […]

USC Upstate Staff, Faculty Share Their Favorite Summer Reads

July 18, 2017 at 1:14 pm

Whether you’re poolside, oceanfront or by the campfire, a good book has long been considered an indispensable companion for summer break. We asked faculty and staff at the University of South Carolina Upstate which tomes made their reading lists, and […]