USC Upstate Sets Tuition Rates For 2012-2013 Academic Year

July 2, 2012 at 10:12 am

The University of South Carolina’s Board of Trustees approved a 2012-2013 operating budget that results in a very modest 3.15%  percent increase in tuition rates at USC Upstate. Tuition and required fees for in-state undergraduates on the USC Upstate campus will change by $148 to $4,861 per semester. Non-resident tuition and required fees will increase by $296 to $9,722 per semester.

“USC Upstate is the provider of accessible, affordable, public higher education along the I-85 corridor,” said Dr. Tom Moore, chancellor of USC Upstate. “We are very mindful of the financial burdens that our students and their families are facing and want to keep the possibility of an education at USC Upstate within reach.”

The University of South Carolina Upstate is a coeducational, public, comprehensive metropolitan institution that is located in Spartanburg along the thriving economic I-85 corridor between Atlanta and Charlotte. USC Upstate is home to 5,500 students from 36 states and 51 nations. It offers challenging, first-rate academic courses, small class sizes, personal experiences, remarkable diversity, an expansive international community, and a dynamic campus life.

The fall semester begins on August 23. For more details, visit or call (864) 503-5000.