Student UPdates

The time is always right to do what is right. 
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Service Learning & Community Engagement (SL/CE) is for YOU!
Read about opportunities to serve in academic courses, extracurricular activities, and individually. It’s all RIGHT for our community!

  • Call for Nominations: 2024 Student Service Awards
    Do you know a student who has done outstanding work in their SL/CE courses this semester? Give them a chance to be recognized with an award at our 2024 Celebration of Community Engaged Education! Read on for event details and full nomination instructions for student awards. For faculty/staff and community partner award information, click here.…
  • Volunteer with SPACE on MLK Day of Service
    Sign up here! The Spartanburg Area Conservancy (SPACE) is hosting a volunteer work day at the Upper Chinquapin Greenway on Monday, January 15 for this year’s MLK Day of Service, and we would like to extend the invitation to attend to any and all interested faculty, staff, and students! USC Upstate will provide transportation via shuttle…
  • Spring ’24 Class List
    Put your learning into action. We are excited to announce ~40 SL/CE courses for Spring 2024! Build career skills, support our community, and do something real! Course numbers and names are listed below, followed by their section number (when applicable). Arts & Communication Behavioral Sciences Business Education Human Performance Humanities Interdisciplinary Studies Nursing Sciences —– Key…
  • Engaging Green Recap – Fall ’23
    The point in a service project is to help those around you or even just help beautify where you live. Although you are going into the service expecting to help someone or something, you come out helping yourself just as much. Take the time and do a good deed because I promise it will be…