COVID-19 Updates and Resources

Graduate School

Clemson’s Graduate School promotes superior research and scholarship and provides the highest levels of education and training for students who may pursue careers in academia, government, the nonprofit sector, business and industry.


  • Collage of student photos

    Seven students receive coveted Graduate Research Fellowships from NSF

    May 7, 2020

    Three Clemson University seniors and three graduate students received Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation.

  • Miles of heart - text graphic

    How the Clemson Family went above and beyond to respond to COVID-19

    April 29, 2020

    Here are some of the stories of Clemson’s people. We share them as a simple record of deeds great and small that kept us safe, brought us comfort and cared for our community. These acts of service and sacrifice largely went unnoticed while they were happening.

  • College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences logo

    College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences recognizes students for academic achievement

    April 28, 2020

    The College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences has recognized its outstanding students with college and departmental awards. “We could not be prouder of all of our students and their accomplishments and cannot wait to see what the future brings each of them,” said CBSHS Associate Dean Denise Anderson. “While we would have loved to […]

  • Clemson board approves tuition freeze for 2020-21 academic year

    April 23, 2020

    Clemson University’s Board of Trustees approved on Thursday the University’s plan for a tuition and mandatory fee freeze for the 2020-21 academic year for all in-state and out-of-state students.

  • Cotton

    Clemson genetics professor and others create highest-quality DNA sequence for cotton

    April 23, 2020

    To ensure cotton can adapt to the planet’s ever-changing environment and continue to grow as a cash crop, a Clemson University geneticist is working with researchers across the United States to determine how to breed for more sustainable cotton varieties. 

  • Clemson researchers have found a cover crop mixture that can reduce costs for South Carolina farmers, rejuvenate farm soil and help conserve the state’s water supply if included in crop rotations.

    Clemson study finds winter cover crop mix improves crop productivity

    April 22, 2020

    Clemson researchers have found a cover crop mixture that can reduce costs for South Carolina farmers, rejuvenate farm soil and help conserve the state’s water supply if included in crop rotations. 

  • Graduate student keeps camp magic alive for children of front line COVID-19 workers

    April 21, 2020

    It’s a stressful time to be providing an essential service in the front lines, whether it’s in the medical field, as a first responder or working at a grocery store. With schools and other services being closed to prevent the spread of coronavirus, many parents are scrambling to find somewhere safe for their children to […]

  • Kaitlyn Samons, left, with Senior Associate Dean of Student Kimberly Poole at the 2020 Student Affairs Gala. Samons is president of Graduate Student Government.

    Clemson’s Graduate Student Government works vigorously to make the outcome of online learning as successful as possible amid COVID-19

    April 17, 2020

    While Tillman Hall stands tall, the jovial energy once felt on Bowman field is eerily missing. Students search for a voice as their school spirit remains, but the reflection pond glistens in silence. The campus is empty, but the desire to learn and the concern for education remains strong for Clemson students during this global […]

  • Ilya Safro

    Combining the best of quantum computing and classical computing

    April 13, 2020

    Ilya Safro of Clemson University is working to create algorithms that combine the best of quantum computing and classical computing, a hybrid that could put quantum hardware a step closer to solving real-life problems. No one yet knows whether it will be possible to solve practical problems with quantum computers, a technology that for certain […]

  • ONLINE INSTRUCTION COVID-19 UPDATE

    Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended

    March 19, 2020

    To the Clemson Community: These are challenging times unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years of working in higher education. I know many of you are concerned about your health, and the health of your loved ones – we are, too. In fact, every decision we have made over the past few […]

  • Clemson volunteers power Men of Color summit

    March 3, 2020

    More than 2,000 young men and their chaperones from universities, high schools and organizations across the country descended on the Greenville Convention Center this week to attend Clemson University’s fourth annual Men of Color National Summit. Orchestrating an event so grand would be impossible without an army of faculty, staff and students who give their time and energy as volunteers.

  • Women’s History Month celebrated at Clemson

    February 28, 2020

    Clemson University has organized events throughout the month of March to celebrate the vital role of women in American history. The scheduled events are: March 5: Powerful Women in Industry speaker series, Mary Jo McCarthy Noon – 1 p.m. in the Honors Center Great Hall located at Cribb and DesChamps halls. Sponsored by the Calhoun […]

  • Taylor Williams of Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE)

    Student Affairs Talk: Taylor Williams

    February 21, 2020

    Editor’s note: This is the latest installment of the “Student Affairs Talk” podcast for 2019-20. Communications Director for Student Affairs Philip Sikes visits with various leaders from the staff and student communities. This week’s featured guest is Taylor Williams, a second-year graduate assistant with Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE). — One spring break trip […]

  • Jamie Patterson

    MBA Career Services streamlines recruiting for companies

    February 18, 2020

    The lifeblood of Clemson University’s MBA program is the talent it sends out into the business world. But no matter how accomplished those students are, they need guidance to find careers that are the right fit for them. And in an increasingly crowded and noisy marketplace, employers certainly need an easy way to find the […]