University Advancement

Welcome to the Division of University Advancement!

Leading the charge to advance our university, together we aim to bolster the mission of USC Upstate by:

  • Securing philanthropic support in support of strategic priorities
  • Promoting a healthy image of the university through enhanced visibility and brand awareness
  • Engaging alumni in the ongoing life of the university
  • Activating community leaders to manage and advocate for the university

University Advancement consists of the following units:

Give Now

Why Give

Other Ways to Give

Where to Give

Year End Giving

Support Spartans In Need

Fabric of the Past


Donor Recognition

Chancellor's Ambassadors

Contact University Advancement

Family Fund

Giving is easy and all contributions from faculty and staff are counted towards the Family Fund no matter the gift designation or type!

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