Campus Life: Division of Student Affairs

Quality education doesn’t just happen in the classroom. USC Upstate's Division of Student Affairs strives to give you the very best experience—helping prepare you for the future and to build memories that will last a lifetime.

Campus Experience: Student Affairs

Explore life on campus at USC Upstate

Office of Student Involvement

The Office of Student Involvement believes in the promotion of student success through campus involvement and leadership development.

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Campus Recreation

The 60,000-square-foot Spartan Rec Center offers activities and programs such as intramural sports, outdoor recreation, group exercise, aquatics and sport clubs.

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Housing and Residential Life

USC Upstate students have three affordable housing options for on-campus living: The Magnolia House, the Palmetto House, and the Villas.

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Dining Services

College dining should be fun, fresh and affordable, and we’ve got that covered. Upstate patrons have access to multiple dining facilities campus wide.

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Counseling Services

Counseling Services free and confidential comprehensive counseling services to enrolled students.

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Spartan Care

Spartans Care

Spartans Care is a campus-wide initiative that encourages USC Upstate students to support, respect and take responsibility for one another.

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Campus Bookstore

Our campus bookstore has everything you can imagine from books to clothing to your favorite USC Upstate mug, T-shirt or notepad.

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Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Tierney Bates

Dean of Students

Nick Kehrwald

Disability Services

We encourage all students with disabilities to register with our office. Disability Services supports the ongoing development of an accessible university that embraces diversity through educational programming, services, resources and facilities that are usable by all members of the campus community.

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Student Organizations



Your one-stop shop for campus engagement. Browse campus events, check out student organizations and track your co-curricular experiences all in one place. (note: some features require authentication using your campus network credentials)

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