105 Sikes Hall Clemson, SC 29634 864-656-2287
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About Clemson University
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 14,096
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 46%, 54%, 2%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $12,319 in-state, $27,858 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,034
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 15,247
Clemson University offers countless opportunities for students, faculty and community members to participate in decades of tradition, improve quality of life for their surrounding communities and pursue academic challenges. Ranked as the 25th best national public university by U.S.News and World Report, Clemson is a vibrant student-centered community that thrives on leadership, collaboration and a winning spirit-in academics, athletics and life. To become one of the country’s top-tier research universities, Clemson University has combined the scientific and technological horsepower of a major research university with the academic and social environment of a small college. Just as founder Thomas Green Clemson intertwined his life with the state’s economic and educational development, this University’s students and faculty impact lives daily with their research and service.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 7
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus First Friday, Homecoming game/parade, Tiger-rama, The annual Shakespeare Festival, US Presidential debates (ocurring before the Primary), Tiger Gras, Welcome back Festival, The International Fair, various pop, rock, and classical music concerts, well-known
  • Number of students in fraternities 24
  • Percent students who are frat members 11%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta, Alpha Epsilon Lambda, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Pi Mu, Beta Alpha Psi, Blue Key, Clahoun Honor Society, Council of Honor Societies, Eta Kappa Nu, Gamma Beta Phi, Golden Key International, Kappa Delta Pi, Keramos, Mortar Board, Mu Bets
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 14
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Ambassadors for Christ, Bahai Club, Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Campus Crusade for Christ, Centerbury of Clemson, Catholic Student Association, Christian Fellowship, Christian Science Org, Men's Greek Bible Study, FCA, The
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 17%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chinese Student Assoc, French Club, German Club, International Student Org, Korean Student Student Assoc, Turkish Student Assoc, Vietnamese Student Association, African Carribean Student Assoc, Black Student Alliance, Thai
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 24
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Distance to nearest bus Anderson, SC (18)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Greenville/Spartanburg International Airport (50), Atlanta, GA (138)
  • Distance to nearest train Clemson, SC (1)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 44%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 28
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Museums Fort Hill is a historic house museum on the Clemson campus and it has endured for 200 years. It is the residence of John C. Calhoun, US Statesman, and vice-president. A full-length portrait of South Carolina statesman John C. Calhoun hangs in the lobby ne
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities The artifact collection grew out of the Clemson Museum collections that were displayed in the University Library from the 1930s to the 1950s, as well as items that were donated as part of manuscript collections or came from various university departments a
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 1,167,514
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 168,682
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, veteran student, academic, psychological
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year 70%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,500
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Michelin North America, Milliken and Company, General Electric, Bank of America, top 5 Public Accounting firms, Fluor Corporation, Torrington, Target, Enterprise Rent A-Car.
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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