Clemson University is a public land-grant research university in South Carolina (USA).

SHURE Research | University Showcase: Clemson University (South Carolina, USA)

January 6, 2024

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Age of University 135; established 1889
Undergraduate Enrollment (source: Clemson) 22,566
First-Year Retention Rate (source: Clemson) 92.4%
Graduate Enrollment (source: Clemson) 5,900
Enrollment Growth (source: various)

The university’s annual goal for undergraduate growth is 2 percent including transfer students. Source: Post and Courier

Clemson University has accepted 20,000+ students for the fall of 2023, but it expects to admit fewer freshmen than last year. Source: Post and Courier

Clemson University's Student Senate passed a resolution last month calling for the university to reduce planned enrollment growth to 1% a year; the reduction would cut enrollment growth benchmarks in half. Source: Greenville News

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* Undergraduate vs graduate enrollments
* Domestic vs international enrollments
* Local domestic vs "out of town domestic" 

Acceptance Rate (source: U.S. News) 43%
Awarded in External Research Funding (source: Clemson) $157.6 M (USD- 2022)
Tuition & Fees (source: U.S News) $15,558 for in-state South Carolina U.S.
$39,502 for out-of-state students
Total locations/acreage (source: Clemson)

 1,400 acres

However, Clemson and its affiliated organizations own more than 33,000 acres of real property and numerous facilities and capital assets worldwide.

Location description (source: Clemson) One edge of campus is on the waters of Lake Hartwell, and the other is deep in the Experimental Forest. Clemson is midway between Atlanta, Georgia, and Charlotte, North Carolina.
Real estate entity (source: Clemson) Office of Land and Capital Asset Stewardship (LCAS) is responsible for the review and/or approval of all issues and decisions impacting land and capital assets owned by Clemson University.
Real estate entity contact information (source: Clemson) LCAS must be contacted using the Service Request Form or by calling the LCAS office at 864-283-7100.
Real estate entity primary contact information (source: Clemson) Laura H. Stoner
Assistant VP Real Estate Strategy & Operations
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Video source: Clemson University via YouTube (Google)

Information updated: Jan 6, 2024

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