Psychology Professor Tapped to Lead USC Upstate University College

August 18, 2017 at 7:21 pm

The next chapter in student services is unfolding at the University of South Carolina Upstate, and a distinguished educator at the University has been asked to lead the way. Dr. Kim Purdy has been appointed as the dean of the […]

USC Upstate’s GreenHouse Hosts Seminar Aimed at Helping Veterans Become Entrepreneurs

August 21, 2017 at 12:03 pm

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s GreenHouse business incubator and Upstate Warrior Solutions – Spartanburg are teaming up to help veterans become entrepreneurs. The GreenHouse, located on the third floor of the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and […]

USC Upstate Plans Solar Eclipse Party

August 18, 2017 at 4:23 pm

  Students, faculty and staff are invited to witness the Solar Eclipse and can later tell everyone #IGotMooned at USC Upstate. The Party of the Century is happening at USC Upstate from 1:30 – 3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 […]

New Bachelor’s Degree Focused on Mechatronics Careers

August 17, 2017 at 11:40 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate has created a new baccalaureate program to enable area residents with associates of applied science degrees in mechatronics to expand their career options. The Bachelor of Applied Science in advanced manufacturing management will be […]

Business-School Dean Explores Campus, Sets Priorities

August 17, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Dr. Mohamed “Mo” Djerdjouri is quickly learning his way around two campuses as he picks up the reins of the University of South Carolina Upstate’s George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics. As the newly appointed dean of […]

USC Upstate Welcomes Students During Opening Day

August 20, 2017 at 1:35 pm

Watching the University of South Carolina Upstate’s Opening Day is sort of like observing bees as they work — it’s a flurry of activity. Volunteers moved boxes, clothes, microwaves, bookshelves, and even what appeared to be a full-sized fridge Sunday […]

Avoid the Lines, Get Your Parking Permit Now

August 4, 2017 at 9:52 am

The 2017-2018 academic year parking decals are now available. You may register your vehicle online using the below instructions or you may stop by the USC Upstate Department of Public Safety and bring your Driver’s License, up-to-date vehicle registration and […]

Cindy Jennings Discusses Student Accessibility at International Conference

August 2, 2017 at 10:09 am

The University of South Carolina Upstate’s Cindy Jennings has been tapped to make a presentation at the Online Learning Consortium’s OLC Accelerate Conference in November. Jennings, director of learning technologies in the University’s Department of Information Technology and Data Services, […]

USC Upstate Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

July 27, 2017 at 3:10 pm

The USC Upstate volleyball team has received its sixth American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for its performance in the classroom during the 2016-17 academic year, the AVCA recently announced. Upstate was part of a record-breaking year for […]

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 […]