Clemson University has moved the dates of its Men of Color National Summit to November 4-5, 2021 from its previously scheduled date in April due to the continued effects COVID-19 has placed on holding in-person events. Presented by the University’s Division of Inclusion and Equity, the two-day summit hosts dynamic keynote speakers and engaging breakout sessions, […]
Beginning today, January 11, students and employees accessing facilities on the University's main campus will be required to participate in weekly testing. If you are not located on main campus or regularly accessing main campus facilities, you do not need to test every seven days. Should individuals need to come to main campus for learning or work requirements in the future, a negative COVID-19 test must be provided within seven days prior to coming to campus.
As the Spring semester begins, students and faculty are being welcomed back to the main campus in various capacities. As was the case with the Fall semester, Clemson Dining will continue operating with a widespread, yet physically distanced service routine. One of the major changes for the Spring is takeout boxes are available upon request […]
As Clemson University transitions back to more in-person instruction, a number of changes were put in place to adhere to Clemson’s physical distancing policies across campus. Below you can find information for where you can direct students to study areas on campus, as well as links letting students know how to make reservations for the […]
Clemson University and the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) are proud to announce that Clemson’s front-line workers classified as phase 1A are receiving COVID-19 vaccines Friday through the longstanding partnership between the two institutions. Among those receiving vaccines are Clemson Rural Health clinicians and team members; Healthy Me-Healthy SC Rural COVID Screening Teams; Redfern Health Center medical personnel and staff; School of Nursing faculty, staff and students involved in direct clinical care; and first responders on campus like Fire and EMS.
The Office of Human Resources provides the following guidance: For faculty, staff and student workers, your supervisor is your first point of contact regarding expectations for work during a hazardous weather event. Employees designated as essential for the purposes of maintaining essential and/or critical services during hazardous weather are to report to work, which may […]
Signed into law on March 18, 2020, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) included two paid leave provisions related to COVID-19, which eligible Clemson University employees were able to utilize. With the expiration of the FFCRA and its associated leave provisions on December 31, 2020, employees may be wondering what leave options related to […]
The annual open enrollment period for the State Optional Retirement Program (State ORP) is January 1 to March 1 of each year. Participants in the State ORP can use this opportunity to change their State ORP service provider or, if eligible, irrevocably elect to participate in the South Carolina Retirement System (SCRS). State retirement plans […]
On January 19 at 6 p.m., the 39th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Service honors the life and legacy of Dr. King. Headlining this year’s event is keynote speaker Angela Davis. Davis will share her perspective on Dr. King’s Legacy and how it applies to today’s society. 2021 MLK Service Award recipients will […]
Clemson University Vice President for Research Tanju Karanfil was elected to the Turkish Academy of Sciences (TUBA), a society of the top academicians of his native country Turkey. Nominated by his TUBA peers, Karanfil joins 150 scientists elected as principal members of TUBA.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it’s the importance of avoiding germs at all costs, even if it costs you that perfectly delicious cookie you might have dropped to the floor for a split second. Paul Dawson, a professor in the Clemson University Department of Food, Nutrition and Packaging Sciences, has […]
The Clemson University College of Education has awarded four graduate students its Teaching and Learning Online M.Ed. Award to recognize exemplary educators who show evidence and potential as leaders in their field. Leadership in the college’s teaching and learning department has recognized one graduate student from each of the M.Ed. program’s specializations with the award. […]
Please read carefully the following reminders and updates on required testing for those accessing Clemson University facilities – both in the Upstate and across South Carolina. Access to main campus university facilities will be restricted beginning the evening of Jan. 2 without proof of negative test. Access control at other Clemson facilities may vary, but […]
Faculty and staff returning to campus for the Spring semester should be aware of several parking changes and are reminded to obtain a valid parking permit from Parking and Transportation Services. Purchase permits online at www.clemson.edu/parking under the Manage My Account tab. Available permits include repositionable windshield permits for 2021, employee Park-N-Ride permits, employee motorcycle/moped permits and […]
In preparation for weather events, Clemson University has several ways to communicate with you should weather conditions ever affect classes and operations: Campus warning sirens alert you to dangerous weather or lightning. CU Safe Alert text messages and Alertus desktop messages. Clemson Safety (@ClemsonSafety) on Twitter and Facebook. Inside Clemson email and @OURClemson Twitter and […]