Admissions and Financial Aid

We believe that USC Upstate is more than a place. It’s a way of living. An attitude. And when you begin your college journey here, it’s a perspective that will fuel your potential and empower you to achieve amazing things.

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Freshman students

First Time in College

Our experienced, supportive admissions counselors will be there for you every step of the way.

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Transfer Student

Transfer Students

According to The New York Times, transfer students make up 38 percent of college students. We'll make your transition easy.

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Adult learners

Adult Learners

Adult learners are a growing presence on university campuses. We recognize that life goes on, even when you want to attend college.

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Graduate Students

USC Upstate has several master’s degree programs in Business, Education, Informatics, and Nursing.

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Online Students

Check out the complete offering of online courses and degree programs at USC Upstate.

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International Students

USC Upstate is proud to be the home of students from 51 countries and 36 states.

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Readmitted Students

Life happens. We're here to help you finish what you started.

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Dual enrollment students

High School Dual Enrollment

Earn college credits while you are still completing your high school diploma.

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Welcome to USC Upstate! Our orientation program is designed to make sure your first steps into college life are firm, focused, and fun.

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Living on Campus

USC Upstate students have affordable housing options for on-campus living.

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The USC Upstate Admissions staff wants to assist you in making your college selection process as easy as possible. 

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