Utility Menu

Title 3 Graphic

Title III Grant: Strengthening Institutions

USC Upstate has received a grant from the U. S. Department of Education’s Strengthening Institutions program. The Broad goal for the STEP-UP 2 Strengthening USC Upstate project is to increase student engagement, success and persistence. Funding totals will be $2.2 million over 5 years beginning October 1, 2014.

Major focus areas for the program are:

  1. Active Learning Initiative - more information coming soon!
  2. Strengthening Academic Advising - more information coming soon!


Contact Us

Co-Principle Investigators:

Susannah Waldrop
Director of Student Success Center

Cindy Jennings
Director of Learning Technologies & QEP

Steering Committee:

Clif Flynn
Professor, Sociology & Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Development and Director of Graduate Studies

Elaine Marshall
Director of Sponsored Awards

Jennifer Bland
Instructional Designer

Michael Lampe
Instructional Design Specialist

University of South Carolina Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Phone: (864) 503-7408
Fax: (864) 503-5931
Faculty/Staff Directory