It All Starts Here: The Online Application
The University of South
Carolina Upstate welcomes your application for admission. The following steps
will help guide you through the online process. We're also just a phone call or
email away should you need any help along the way. Contact us at 864-503-5246 or
800-277-8727, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Our system can only process one application per person for
the same term to Upstate so please do not apply more than once for the same
|Step 1: Create your Login ID and PIN|
The first step in the online application process is
creating a Login ID and six-digit PIN. Keep this information on hand as you will
use it to complete the application process (should you need to stop and restart)
and to check the status of your application once it has been submitted.
To create your Login ID and PIN, click on the "Admissions First-Time
User" button, located at the bottom of this page.
After you have
created your Login ID and PIN, you wil continue on to "Select a
Campus" to which you are applying, "Select an Application
Type," and "Apply for Admissions."Please use the
proper upper and lower case letters when filling out your application (Ex: "John
Smith" not "JOHN SMITH" or "john smith"). Remember, this will serve as part of
your official academic record.
Please complete only ONE application per term per campus. If you need to
make a change on your application, please call the Admissions Office, but do
NOT complete another application.
|Step 2: Complete the Application
You will be directed to the
online Application Checklist. You may complete the sections in any order, and
you can save your information to complete it at a later time by clicking the
"Finish Later" button.
When you have completed all sections of your
application, click the "Application is Complete" button to sumbit your
application. After you have completed your application, return to the
Application Menu where you will be able to view all of the required credentials
and their status. Your application will not be reviewed until all
items are completed and all credentials are submitted along with the
|Returning to Your Application|
The Login ID and PIN you created in Step 1 will allow you to
return to complete and/or submit your application and view all required
credentials (available to view only after completing the Application Checklist).
From this screen you will also be able to check the status of your application
(please allow 48 hours for the system to upload your application information).
All you will need to do is click on the "Admissions Returning User" button to
return to the page where you will enter your Login ID and PIN. This will bring
you to the Applications Menu which will display all of your current applications
and credentials along with their current status.
|Change of Campus or Apply to Another USC System
If you are currently enrolled at
another USC System campus and wish to change to Upstate, you will need complete
the change of campus electronic application. You should click on the admissions
first time user icon and complete the change of campus form. There is no
additional application fee required.
If you have applied to another
USC system campus and wish to apply to Upstate, you should click on the
admissions returning user icon and complete the application for the type of
admission you desire. An application fee is required.