USC Upstate News

Scholars Academy Supports Leukemia Research

September 27, 2016 at 11:15 am

Students at USC Upstate Scholars Academy are banding together to support Leukemia research. The students hope to raise $2,000 and will participate in The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night Walk at 7 p.m. Thursday, October 20 at the […]

Determination Propels Scholars Academy Student to Crowning Achievement

August 10, 2016 at 7:47 pm

Never give up on your dreams is the advice of Scholars Academy standout and newly crowned Miss South Carolina Teen 2016 Makayla Stark. “I first had the dream to be Miss South Carolina Teen when I was six years old,” […]

March 1 application deadline approaches for BMW Manufacturing Academic Outreach Summer Camp

February 19, 2013 at 11:26 am

Information for applicants is available online at or on Students must submit their application, a letter of recommendation from their high school guidance counselor or teacher, their high school transcripts, and PSAT, SAT or ACT scores, by March 1, 2013.

Twenty high school students graduate USC Upstate’s Scholars Academy: Earn credits at university level

June 27, 2013 at 4:32 pm

Formed as a partnership between Spartanburg County Schools and USC Upstate, and funded in part by a grant from the U.S. Secretary of Education under No Child Left Behind’s Voluntary School Choice Program (VSCP), the academy allows high school students to take college courses and advanced high school classes on USC Upstate’s campus during their high school years, at no cost.

Opportunities for Elementary, Middle School Students to Learn About Theatre at USC Upstate

January 27, 2015 at 9:13 pm

The Thursday Afternoon Acting Group (TAAG) at the University of South Carolina Upstate begins Thursday, January 29 for children ages eight to 18 to participate. This after school theatre program meets on Thursdays from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the […]

32 Students to Graduate from USC Upstate Scholars Academy

May 6, 2015 at 2:17 pm

Thirty-two high school students will graduate from the prestigious Scholars Academy at the University of South Carolina Upstate on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 7 p.m. in the Sansbury Campus Life Center Ballroom. This marks the fourth cohort of students […]

GreenHouse to sponsor students participating in CyberPatriort Program

October 16, 2015 at 1:26 pm

The GreenHouse is sponsoring local high school and University of South Carolina Upsate Scholars Academy students who are participating in the US Air Force Association’s CyberPatriot Program. CyberPatriot is the National Youth Cyber Education Program created by the Air Force […]