Move UP - Opening Day at USC Upstate

Move UP - Opening Day

Move Up Day welcomes first year students into the Spartan Community and celebrates them as they begin their college career.

Move Up Day symbolizes moving up in the world through education and is also an experience of moving up into adulthood. Not sure what to expect from Move UP or what to bring? Do not worry. You will find great information here!

2020 Move UP - Dates and Times

Move Up is Saturday, August 15 from 8:00a.m.-4:30p.m. (Magnolia and Palmetto)

  • Residents living on the 4th floor check in from 8:00a.m-9:30a.m.

  • Residents living on the 3rd floor check in from 10:00a.m-11:30a.m.

  • Residents  living on the 2nd floor check in from1:00p.m-2:30p.m

  • Residents living on the 1st floor check in from 3:00p.m-4:30p.m.

  • Villa residents move back to campus Tuesday, Aug 18 between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

USC Upstate does try to accommodate requests for students wishing to move in early or needing to depart after the official closing of the residence halls. For more information, or to apply, check out the Early Arrival / Late Departure page.

Housing and Residential Life at USC Upstate offers three bed configurations to fit the comfort of every resident while they are away from home. To learn more, visit the Bed Lofting page.

Important:  You will need to have your USC Upstate ID with you in order to check into Housing. If you do not have your ID, please stop by the USC Upstate Police Department and have your ID made prior to coming to Housing. If your arrive at Housing without your ID, you will be asked to go to the police department and have one made before being allowed to check into Housing. Students must be compliant with the online alcohol education requirement, immunization requirement, and have their bill paid or a payment plan set up prior to receiving access to their room.

Move UP Guide

Move UP - Opening Day at USC Upstate

Move Up Guide PDF Document Download

Helpful Links

Interactive Campus Map

Faculty/staff volunteer form

Organization volunteer form