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Living in the Upstate, SC

Resources for new residents of Clemson, SC and its surrounding communities

Living in the Upstate, SC

Sunrise over Clemson

Map of SC with counties shaded red that indicate the UpstateWe are delighted that you are interested in joining the Clemson Libraries team! We have developed this guide so that potential candidates and new employees can begin to better understand the Upstate of South Carolina, and start to imagine what their life in the Upstate could be like. The resources in this guide are not comprehensive but we do hope the guide helps you better envision the community.

And what is "The Upstate"? The Upstate refers to the northwest region of South Carolina that borders the Blue Ridge Mountains. You'll find that our resources are spread over several towns and counties that form a close community.