Stay Safe and Secure at USC Upstate
Ensuring the safety and well-being of students, faculty and staff on campus is a primary commitment of the University. In conjunction with the Division of Student Affairs, the University Police Department has instituted an array of safety measures and programs to deal with emergency issues.
SpartAlert Emergency Notification System
The USC Upstate emergency notification system consists of the following. If you are not signed up, we encourage everyone to take advantage of both the Spart Alert and Rave Guardian App below.
- SpartAlert - Sign up for automated alerts in the event of an emergency.
- RAVE Guardian App - The Rave Guardian App is available to help keep you safe on campus.
An Emergency Situation Exists
Campus is Closed
Classes are Delayed or Canceled
Set a Safety Timer
Connect with Guardians
- Inclement Weather
- Incident Management Plan (IMP) (USC Upstate login required)
- Classroom and Emergency Instructions (USC Upstate login required)
Active Shooter Response Training
"SHOTS FIRED!"... the last thing you'd expect to hear in your workplace or university. The USC Upstate Department of Public Safety provides active shooter response training for students, faculty and staff.