View of the dome through the trees


Homecoming 2019 at USC Upstate

Homecoming 2019: Jan. 27 – Feb. 2, 2019

Time to plan a roadtrip, Spartans. All Roads Lead to the Dome! We hope to see you on campus all week for the Homecoming celebration and festivities. Join us for all the activities and watch our Women’s basketball team take on the Radford Highlanders followed by the Men’s basketball team lace up against Charleston Southern University at the Hodge. Can't make it? Be sure to follow the game on Twitter by following @UpstateMB and @UpstateWB. Follow the live stats online or watch the men's game on ESPN+. Follow all things Homecoming throughout the week with the hashtag #USCUpstate on TwitterInstagram and Facebook.

For more information, please contact the Office of Student Life at 864-503-5122 or the Office of Alumni Relations at 864-503-5093.

King and Queen Homecoming Court

Could you be Spartan Royalty?  Do you know someone that could be?  We are currently accepting nominations for USC Upstate Homecoming King and Queen. Complete the nomination form in order to add your own name or the name of someone else to the ballot for Homecoming King and Queen.  Nominations will be open through the end of November and the court will be presented at the Homecoming Bonfire on Monday, January 28th, 2019.   

The nomination form is hosted on Agora, please use your USC Upstate email credentials to authenticate.  Only current students can serve on the court but any student, faculty or staff member may nominate someone.  

  • TBD - Please check back. We are currently updating the Schedule of Events and will be posted soon.

  • Ready to Come Home?

    Are you an alumnus excited about Homecoming 2019? Well, All Roads Lead to the Dome! We are excited to welcome you back and show you all we have planned for our 30,000 distinguished alumni. Be sure to check back as we add more opportunities and information.

    Looking for a Place to Stay?

    To make the trip easier for our out-of-town alumni, special rates are available with the Marriott Spartanburg. To receive these discounted rates, please let the hotel know you are with USC Upstate.

    Marriott Spartanburg: $149/night

    Crystal Pace - Sales Account Manager
    299 North Church Street
    Spartanburg, South Carolina 29306 USA
    Marriott Website

    AC Hotels/Spartanburg: $139/night
    Emily Santiago

     Use the promotion code: UQJ

    Additional Alumni Information

    For all things alumni related, check out the Alumni Relations.  

  • What an exciting time to be a student at USC Upstate! The Office of Student Life is hard at work planning and organizing an entire week-long celebration focused on you, the students. Be sure to check back often for the latest news and events.

    Call For Programs

    The Call for Programs is live now through Friday November 9th. We encourage all of our Registered Student Organizations to submit a proposal. We can't wait to see whose proposals will be selected for Homecoming 2019.


    If you have specific questions about Homecoming Activities for students, please contact Rudy Taylor, Associate Director of Student Life and Co-Chair of the Homecoming Committee.