Academic Resources at USC Upstate

Academic Resources

The following are academic resources for current students. 

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Academic Support - Library 210
864-503-5070

Tutoring, study skills & time management, supplemental instruction, study groups, etc.

One-on-one student consultations by appointment. No additional charge for individual tutoring. Email Jana Gordon to set up your first appointment. 


Math Lab - HODGE 242

Drop-in help for math classes. Take your homework and work in it there so they can help you when you need it. 


Writing Center - HPAC 13
864-503-5883

Assistance with pre-writing, revision strategies and proofreading techniques. Call ahead to make an appointment. Contact the Writing Center at 864-503-5883 or writingcenter@uscupstate.edu.


Ask A Librarian

Librarians are available to help suggest sources and guide you through finding materials. The ability to chat and text with librarians throughout the semester is available 24/7. You can also text 864-507-4718 or call 864-503-5638.  


Change of Major Coordinator - LIB 201
864-503-5124

Thinking of changing your major? Star Jamison can help you decide on the right major or career. 


Counseling Center - CLC 224
864-503-5195

Counseling Services offers free, confidential and unlimited mental health counseling. Services offered include the following: Individual and Couples Counseling, Distance Counseling (in the states of SC, NC and GA), Group Counseling, Crisis Intervention and Psychiatric Services.


Financial Aid - HEC 2081
864-503-5340

Provides help understanding the satisfactory academic progress measurement needed to keep financial aid. Check with Financial Aid before withdrawing from a course. Email Financial Aid at finaid@uscupstate.edu.


Records Office - HEC 2081
864-503-5220

The Records Office answers these questions: How do I drop a course? What is the process for a total withdrawal? How will this affect my academic record? The Records Office offers academic change forms that assist you in navigating your academic career.


Starfish       

Connect with your advisor and your professors all in one place.  Make appointments, read the personalized messages for you from people in your support network.