Clemson is planning to offer more than 50 percent of its Spring classes with an in-person component during the Spring semester, President Jim Clements and Provost Bob Jones told the Board of Trustees Tuesday. “Our aggressive testing strategy in the fall proved to be very effective, and we’ll build upon it to provide more in-person […]
Clemson’s Board of Trustees approved a $1.3 billion budget for the 2021 fiscal year, which began in July 2020 and continues through June 2021. The budget includes a reduction in overall expenses despite the significant one-time expenses attributable to COVID. The administration presented the proposed budget after operating the past five months on a continuing […]
President Clements announces University’s largest-ever gift, which positions Clemson’s College of Business to become a nationally recognized program for educating global leaders. The nation’s top-rated business colleges have earned their reputation for excellence by building powerful programs that look beyond teaching the fundamentals and instead focus their energies on making a broad impact on today’s […]
Clemson University’s six-year graduation rate and freshman retention rate reached all-time highs in 2020, both far above the national mean at other four-year public universities. On Tuesday, Dr. Robert Jones, executive vice president for Academic Affairs and provost, told the Board of Trustees’ Education Policy Committee 93.6 percent of Clemson freshmen stayed for their sophomore […]
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.
Clemson University Emeritus Trustee Dr. Fletcher C. Derrick Jr., 86, died Monday, March 9, 2020. A native of Johnston, Dr. Derrick graduated from Clemson with a Bachelor of Science degree in pre-medicine in 1954. In 1958, he earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.
Louis Batson Jr., 91, trustee emeritus of Clemson University and Greenville businessman, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in Greenville.
A grand stairway in Rome connects the Trinità dei Monti with the Piazza di Spagna below. Known as the “Spanish Steps,” the famed stairway is a magnet for visitors, and well utilized as a backdrop for weddings, portraits and even selfies. Clemson University is about to get its own version of the Spanish Steps as […]
Clemson University’s Board of Trustees completed its summer quarterly meeting on campus last week, approving a $1.35 billion budget for 2019-20, Phase II approval of a renovation and expansion of Daniel Hall and a feasibility study for Clemson’s next capital campaign. Highlights of the budget include $16 million to fund a compensation plan featuring both cost-of-living and merit raises.
The Clemson University board of trustees Friday approved a 1 percent tuition increase for in-state undergraduate students for the 2019-2020 academic year, reflecting both the university’s ongoing commitment to providing value to South Carolina students and their families and the state’s commitment to increased funding for higher education. The board also approved a 3.8 percent tuition increase for non-resident students.
Clemson University Trustee Louis B. Lynn was honored as one of the inaugural ICONS by the Columbia Regional Business Report. Lynn, a native of Darlington, was named one of the ICONS, “the community pillars who have established standards of business and civic excellence.” The honorees were nominated by Business Report readers and selected by a panel of judges.
As Vice President for Student Affairs Almeda Jacks made her way in front of the podium prior to Saturday’s residence hall naming ceremony, chatter continued to emanate from the crowd of about 100 people in front of the Core Campus complex. Jacks addressed the eager audience more than once before things finally started to settle […]
Clemson University Trustee John N. "Nicky" McCarter Jr. of Columbia is being honored by the Clemson Alumni Association with the Distinguished Service Award, the highest honor that the association bestows on former Clemson Tigers.
CLEMSON – Hugo Sanabria of the College of Science has been recognized by Clemson’s Board of Trustees with the 2018 Award for Excellence. Sanabria is an assistant professor in the department of physics and astronomy and a rising star in the field of molecular biophysics. At this stage of his career, Sanabria has picked up high-level honors […]
Clemson University Trustee Louis B. Lynn received the Order of the Palmetto, South Carolina’s highest civilian honor, from Gov. Henry McMaster Thursday.