Tuition & Fees

$10,893

$21,543

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
55%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
6%
500-599
31%
400-499
56%
300-399
7%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
23%
400-499
52%
300-399
21%
200-299
0
30-36
2%
24-29
15%
18-23
48%
12-17
33%
6-11
2%
Below 6
0
30-36
0
24-29
17%
18-23
50%
12-17
33%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
1%
24-29
15%
18-23
64%
12-17
20%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
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undergraduateRatios

35%

65%

male

female

1
16

teacher

students

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Selective

52%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,098
Declined + 1,897
Total Received 3,995
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Public

5,334

undergraduate students

175

graduate students

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School Facts

University of South Carolina--Upstate, founded in 1967, is a public, multipurpose university. Programs are offered through the College of Arts & Sciences, the Mary Black School of Nursing, and the Schools of Business Administration & Economics and Education. Its 330-acre campus is located in Spartanburg, 95 miles northeast of Columbia.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 5,509
Established in 1967
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

Spartanburg, SC

330-acre campus in Spartanburg (population: 37,647), 95 miles from Columbia and 70 miles from Charlotte, NC; branch campus in Greenville. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

University of South Carolina — Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
19%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
68%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
37%
Top 1/2
75%
Bottom 1/2
25%
Bottom 1/4
5%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
5%
500-599
29%
400-499
55%
300-399
10%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
6%
500-599
31%
400-499
56%
300-399
7%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
23%
400-499
52%
300-399
21%
200-299
0
30-36
2%
24-29
15%
18-23
48%
12-17
33%
6-11
2%
Below 6
0
30-36
0
24-29
17%
18-23
50%
12-17
33%
6-11
0
Below 6
0
30-36
1%
24-29
15%
18-23
64%
12-17
20%
6-11
0
Below 6
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $40
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline August 15 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Selective

52%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,098
Declined + 1,897
Total Received 3,995

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Class rank

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Interview

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Donette Y. Stewart
Director of Admissions
P: 800 277-8727
F: 864 503-5727
admissions@uscupstate.edu

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $11,962,382
State $951,056
Institutional
Other external
Total $12,913,438

Non-need-based

Federal $47,568
State $9,118,590
Institutional $727,644
Other external
Total $9,893,802

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Atlantic Sun Conference
Mascot
Spartans
School colors
green and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Art Education
Art Studio
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Commercial Music
Communication
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Engineering Technology
English
Graphic Arts/Design
History
Information Management/Systems
Interdisciplinary Studies
Management
Mathematics
Middle Grades Education
Nonprofit Administration
Nursing
Physical Education
Political Science
Professional Nursing
Psychology
Secondary Education
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Technical Nursing
Theatre
Visual Impairment
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Undergraduate

97%

5,334
students

Female
65%
3,458

Male
35%
1,876

Graduate

3%

175
students

Female
83%
145

Male
17%
30

undergraduateFull-time

79%

4,232
students

Female
67%
2,803

Male
33%
1,429

undergraduatePart-time

21%

1,102
students

Female
60%
655

Male
40%
447

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
27%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Hispanic/Latino
52%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

65%

Transfer applicants accepted

70%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 16
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Columbia
Germany
Kenya
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Dr. Deryle Hope
Director of International Studies
864 503-5769
dhope@uscupstate.edu

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