University College at USC Upstate

University College

Academic Support Services and Special Academic Programs

University College is USC Upstate’s home for our academic support services and special academic programs, including the Student Success Center, Honors Program, Center for International Studies, and dual enrollment programs including the Scholars Academy, a specialized college program for gifted high school students.


The mission of University College is to help students succeed in their studies, to create an exceptional learning experience for students committed to academic excellence, to provide students with high-impact experiential learning opportunities in support of their employment objectives, and to prepare students to be successful in the increasingly internationally diverse local economy that exists in the Upstate region of South Carolina. 


Our vision is for every graduate of USC Upstate to have an experiential learning opportunity during their time at USC Upstate, whether it be service learning, study abroad, internship, or collaboration on research or creative endeavors with Upstate faculty.

University College Programs

Interdisciplinary Studies

Career Management

Center for International Studies

High School Dual Enrollment

Honors Program

Scholars Academy

Student Success Center

Summer Courses


About USC Upstate

Our academic programs are characterized by their excellence. The key to this excellence is a talented and dedicated faculty of teacher-scholars who provide students with an engaged, state-of-the-art approach to teaching and learning.

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