*When registering for orientation, please enter your full USC Upstate email address (student@email.uscupstate.edu) and password.

How to register for orientation:

  1. Make sure you have: (If you need help with any of the below please go to “Getting Started” with Upstate Technology.)
  2. Click on the "Register Now" button. Enter your USC Upstate username and password** and then fill out the online reservation form. 
    Your USC Upstate Username was sent to you in your welcome packet (look for it on your student data sheet). Your USC Upstate username is the first part of your email address (ie: If your email address is smithjd4@email.uscupstate.edu, your USC Upstate username is smithjd4).

If you need to reset your USC Upstate username and password you will need to know your VIP ID (this is an 8-digit number sent to you in your welcome packet. Look for it on your student data sheet) and USC Upstate username.  

South Carolina Residency
If you believe you are a South Carolina resident, you must complete the SC Residency Certification Form in Self Service Carolina in order to qualify for in-state tuition and fees. 

Important Orientation Forms
Please print, complete and bring these forms with you to orientation (if you have not already submitted them to the Admissions Office).

Still have questions about Orientation? Please give us a call at 864-503-5246 or 800-277-8727 (toll free).

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