Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 23, Clemson students enrolled at the University's main campus may be selected for mandatory COVID-19 surveillance testing. Ongoing surveillance testing is a key part of the University's strategy to mitigate the spread of the virus on campus and in the community.
As part of Clemson’s plan to promote a safe return to in-person instruction and on-campus activities beginning Sept. 21, the University will require all students on its main campus to receive a negative COVID-19 test result prior to returning to the classroom and campus.
“We’re all in this together.” It’s a common phrase that has been echoed far and wide by institutions of higher education over the past several months. Clemson University is no exception. As students, faculty and staff prepare to kick off the Fall semester in an online environment this week, preparations to properly mitigate the spread […]
Clemson University has launched its COVID-19 Test Result Upload Tool for students, faculty and staff to submit COVID-19 test results prior to return to Clemson facilities. All University employees and all students living in campus housing must provide a COVID-19 test result before returning to Clemson facilities. Details on employee and student testing requirements were announced previously. The COVID-19 Test Result […]
With the guidance and expertise of internal and external public health experts, Clemson officials have established procedures and guidelines for testing students prior to their return for the Fall semester. The overarching priority of the University’s reopening plan remains the health and safety of the Clemson community. The accepted method of testing for students is a negative polymerase chain […]
In the first two days of testing this week, a total of 1,300 COVID-19 tests were performed. We wanted to make you aware of two additional testing dates for our initial round of main-campus testing scheduled for next week. The team from MUSC collected 599 tests on Monday and 709 tests on Tuesday. In an […]
Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) have teamed up with the goal of creating a national model for student health care and well-being initiatives, focused not only on the immediate needs of the community during the COVID-19 pandemic but also the ongoing health demands of the Clemson student population.
Two Clemson University freshmen are thinking outside the box– and shining a light inside it– to combat COVID-19 at the grocery store. Carleigh Coffin and Ashlyn Soule said they are designing a device that would be located at supermarket checkout lanes. Groceries would be placed on the conveyor belt and then pass through an enclosed […]
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 […]
Clemson University officials continue to monitor coronavirus disease 2019 — better known as COVID-19 — which first appeared in the United States in the state of Washington on Jan. 21, 2020.