Climb Higher This Summer!
We are committed to making sure you can continue your education no matter what. This summer, we're offering high-quality, innovative classes taught in-person and online by our world-class faculty. Whether you're seeking to advance in your major, earn credits as a visiting student, or simply broaden your horizons, think USC Upstate this summer!
Students who are seeking to earn credits toward the completion of a degree at any institution other than USC Upstate should apply for admission with us as a non-degree seeking student.
How do I pay for summer classes at Upstate?
You may pay tuition in the Self Service Carolina portal (SSC). We accept credit cards or electronic checks. If you are degree seeking at Upstate and have applied for financial aid for summer it will be used to help pay your tuition. Non-degree seeking students are not eligible for financial aid at USC Upstate.
How do summer classes impact financial aid and who should I talk with about my financial aid?
Any hours completed in summer school will count toward hours earned for scholarships and for satisfactory academic progress. If you are seeking a degree at Upstate you must apply for summer financial aid in the SSC portal. If you are a new degree-seeking student at Upstate you will need to complete a FAFSA for the current school year. Please check your Upstate email often for important information about your financial aid. If you need some assistance or have any questions please email Financial Aid.
Is there a limit to how many classes I can take this summer?
Students may take two courses in each session of summer school.
For help, call Admissions at 864-503-5246 or email Admissions.
If you register for a class and decide not to take it, be sure to drop the class in SSC or you will be charged for it.