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Most Helpful Review for University of South Carolina-Upstate
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Detria from Florence, SC
  • 14 out of 15 people found this review helpful

Academically, I have learned so much this semester. All of my courses were fairly hard, and I anticipated the challenge. I believe a firm education is based resisting the urge to take easy courses.

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  • Brianna from Goose Creek, SC
  • Jul-01-2014 I am a current student here

    The school is really nice, everyone is very friendly and they try to help you. The environment is very relazing and the campus is fairly large. Upstate is a great place to make friends and have a great college experience.

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  • Preston from Spartanburg, SC
  • May-18-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of South Carolina- Upstate is a wonderful school for commuters to attend, because of the amount of parking. You will never find yourself rushing to class dangerously, because there will be an open parking spot right in front of your classroom building! This school also offers a wide variety of majors spanning from The Mary Black School of Nursing all the way to the Downtown Spartanburg George Dean Johnson School of Business.

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  • Alexandra from Spartanburg, SC
  • Feb-21-2014 I am a current student here

    This college is awesome, especially for someone like me who is an immigrant. It is affordable. I has a lot of interesting study abroad opportunities.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Rigorous academic courses set in the idyllic Blue Ridge Mountains are the highlight of the experience at USC Upstate. The teachers are as open to learning as the students are, and while there are many students enrolled at the college, it still feels relatively small. Affordable commuter or on campus option to earning a bachelor's degree in the upstate region of South Carolina.

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  • Paige from Clover, SC
  • Jan-05-2014 I am a current student here

    The University of South Carolina: Upstate is a great place to learn. The environment is very positive and teachers encourage students to put their full effort into their classes. The relationship between professors and students is professional, but those teachers make students feel comfortable and not pressured while learning in class.

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  • Kelsey from Spartanburg, SC
  • Dec-31-2013 I am a current student here

    The University of South Carolina Upstate is a great, friendly environment. The academia is challenging. The staff is concerned for their students.

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  • Peggy from Spartanburg, SC
  • Nov-04-2013 I am a current student here

    This is a really great University. The professors, staff, and students are amazing and very friendly. There are many great clubs to join as well.

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  • Adam from Duncan, SC
  • Oct-24-2013 I am a current student here

    USC Upstate is not a bad school at all. The classes are not too bad and the staff is very friendly. My only problem is the housing, or, rather, the lack of anything in common with my roommates.

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  • Erica from Murrells Inlet, SC
  • May-25-2013 I am a current student here

    At first, I love the school, but quickly grew to hate it. I was in the wrong degree for myself, which made me regret ever attending the school. Now that I have changed my degree, I have found amazing teachers, students sharing my interest, and I love it.

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  • Jasmine from Goose Creek, SC
  • May-23-2013 I am a current student here

    This school is they perfect size or anyone who is intimidated by larger schools. This school has beautiful landscaping and plenty of room for students to stretch in and out of the classroom. Students will be able to succeed with smaller classrooms where professors know your name and personalities.

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