At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1889
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $14,708
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Suburban

Clemson, SC

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

May 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 51%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 16%
  • Application Fee
  • $70
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

97%

Top half of HS class

84%

Top quarter of HS class

54%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 560-660
  • Math
  • 590-680
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 26-31
  • English
  • 26-33
  • Math
  • 25-30
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 50%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 16%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 18,599

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$14,708

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,308

books and supplies

$9,144

room and board

$25,160

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$34,590

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,308

books and supplies

$9,144

room and board

$45,042

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $12,905
  • $30-$48K
  • $13,113
  • $48-$75K
  • $16,863
  • $75-$110K
  • $18,563
  • $110 & UP
  • $19,683
Financial aid

92%

Receiving Financial Aid

16%

Receiving Federal Grants

39%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: May 1

Student Life

Student Body

18,599

Total undergrad enrollment

4,807

Total grad students

37%

Out-of-state

62%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 48%

    FEMALE

  • 52

    MALE
Organizations

370

Student Organizations

19

Fraternities

10

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

31%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 2%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 7%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 3%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 83%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

18:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

1,173

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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