Visit Campus

Up for a community and culture like no other.

There’s an energy and a mindset at USC Upstate unlike any other. We believe in each other. We inspire each other. And we empower one another to achieve great things. This is what you’ll see, and more importantly what you’ll feel, when you visit our beautiful campus and community.

Your Experience, Your Way

There are a number of ways you can experience your campus visit. All of them provide ideal opportunities to tour our modern facilities, see where you’ll live, meet faculty and fellow students, have a meal, and stroll through our beautiful campus greenspaces.  

Individual Tours

You can schedule an individualized campus tour Monday through Friday between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., whenever it’s most convenient for you. Just complete your request form, or call the Office of Admissions at 864-503-5246 or 800-277-8727 to get your tour scheduled.

Group Tours

We offer group tours every week, and our admissions counselors will help arrange yours to ensure your group gets the most out of the experience. Just complete your request form or call the Office of Admissions at 864-503-5246 or 800-277-8727. And be sure to read the Group Tour Guidelines  prior to your visit. Group tours are for 15 or more people.

Campus Visit Events

There are a number of organized campus visit events designed to give future students a comprehensive look into what life as a student at Upstate is all about. These include Open Houses, Fabulous Friday, Junior Day & Junior Scholars, Transfer Tuesday, and Preview Day.

If you have any questions about your visit to Upstate, don’t hesitate to contact the Office of Admissions at at 864-503-5246 or 800-277-8727. We look forward to hosting you!


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  • Open House offers an in-depth look at USC Upstate and an opportunity to meet current and future Spartans. Take a Saturday to tour campus facilities and learn about our degree programs and student life options. You will be introduced to faculty, staff and administrators, and enjoy lunch with other prospective students.

    Faculty and staff will be on hand to give you specific details on admission requirements and academic programs. Sessions are available on everything from financial aid to residential life. Open House is basically one-stop shopping designed to introduce you to everything USC Upstate has to offer!

    REGISTER NOW by selecting a date from the list below. All events will take place in the University Readiness Center beginning at 10 a.m. We hope to see you soon!

    2019-2020 Open House Dates:
    October 19
    November 9
    March 28
    *April 4 (High School Juniors only)
    April 25

    *NOTE: this event will be held in the Campus Life Center (CLC) Ballroom

  • How would you and your parents or friends like to spend a Friday discovering what college is really like? Whether you're in high school or a college transfer student, be sure to join us for Fabulous Friday. These are fun, stress-free environments where you can learn what sets USC Upstate apart from other schools. 

    Student and residential life staff will talk to you about all the ways to get involved on campus and what it's really like to live in the residence halls, and you will have a chance to tour campus housing. Admission counselors will be available to help you better understand the application/enrollment process and the financial aid staff can help you understand how to apply online.

    Each session begins at 10 a.m. in the  University Readiness CenterDownload PDF


    • 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Check In
    • 10:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Welcome / Admissions / Financial Aid / Student Success
    • 10:20 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. - Info Sessions / Student Life / Residential Life / Student Experience
    • 10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. - Academic Sessions
    • 11:15 a.m. - Campus Tours / Lunch (our treat!)

    NOW is the time to register! All you have to do is select a date from the list below or give us a call at 864-503-5246 or 1-800-277-8727. 

    We look forward to seeing you soon!

    2019-2020 Fab Friday Dates:
    October 4
    November 1
    December 6
    February 7
    March 6
    April 3

  • It is never too early to begin visiting colleges to get a sense of how they fit your goals and expectations. Junior Day gives high school juniors a chance to spend some time with other prospective students, meet current students and faculty, and gain an in-depth overview of what to expect from USC Upstate.

    We will also be honoring our Junior Scholars at the Junior Day event. 

    Our Junior Day event will be held Saturday, April 4, 2020 beginning at 10 a.m. in the Olin B. Sansbury, Jr. Campus Life Center. 

    Register Now

  • We know that the top priority for most transfer students is a highly respected academic program and setting. At USC Upstate, that's exactly what you'll find.

    Transfer Tuesdays are designed for transfer students to meet individually with admissions, financial aid, and advisement staff so that they can help with all of the details to make your transition to USC Upstate a smooth and seamless process.*

    Explore all the options available to you at USC Upstate. We offer options for flexible scheduling, evening and online courses. Dates are available at our main campus in Spartanburg and at our Greenville campus. NOW is the time to register!

    *Students are encouraged to bring a copy of their academic transcripts for review of transfer credit.

    Spartanburg Campus
    October 8, 2019
    November 5, 2019
    February 4, 2020
    March 3, 2020
    April 7, 2020

    All events on the Spartanburg Campus begin at 3 p.m. in the Health Education Complex.

    Greenville Campus - dates TBD

    All events on the Greenville campus begin at 3 p.m. in the University Center.

    Majors offered at the USC Upstate Greenville Campus

    Business Administration (General Business)
    Engineering Technology Management
    Information Management and Systems
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Nursing (RN to BSN and 4-year program) 

  • The University of South Carolina Upstate would like to invite you to join us on Thursday, February 28, 2019 for our preview day. This event is a great opportunity for educators, parents, and students of homeschooling, online and private school education communities to tour our campus, learn about degree programs and student life options. You will be able to meet with faculty, staff, administrators, and current USC Upstate students. It’s basically one-stop shopping designed to introduce you to everything USC Upstate has to offer!

    All events take place in the University Readiness Center beginning at 10 a.m. We encourage you to reserve your spot now!

    Register Now