After setting a record of 16,281 undergraduate student applications, Clemson University will welcome its largest freshman class this week, with record numbers enrolled both on campus and in the Bridge to Clemson transfer program with Tri-County Technical College.
The Clemson University Real Estate Foundation Board of Directors named a new board member, Chris Pearce of Winston-Salem, N.C., to a four-year term.
The Clemson University Foundation Board of Directors named five new members who started four-year terms on July 1.
Thousands of people are expected to pack College Avenue in downtown Clemson at the annual Welcome Back Festival from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17.
More than 700 Clemson University graduates received their degrees Saturday at a ceremony where state Sen. Harvey Smith Peeler Jr. also received an honorary Doctorate of Humanities.
Private gifts to Clemson University totaled $78.7 million for the 2008-2009 fiscal year that ended June 30.