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Clemson University

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1889
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 14,172
Environment: Rural
Endowment: $97,622,117
Admissions Address

105 Sikes Hall
Clemson, SC 29634

Website

http://www.clemson.edu

Admissions E-mail

cuadmissions@clemson.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 4.0
Send application by: May 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Robert S. Barkley
Admissions office telephone: (864) 656-2287
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: May 1
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 3 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $50
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? No
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://www.clemson.edu/attend/undrgrd/undergrad.htm Tuition deposit: $100 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $35 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Lab 3 4
Foreign language 3 4
Social studies 3 4
History 1 2
Academic electives 2 2
Total academic units 19 23

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: May 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: May 1
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Very important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Considered
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Not considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Not considered
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Important
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Very important
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 55%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 55%
Total applicants: 12,784
Total acceptances: 6,990
Total freshman enrollment: 2,812
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 6,105
Male acceptances: 3,349
Male freshman enrollment: 1,417
 
Female applicants: 6,679
Female acceptances: 3,641
Female freshman enrollment: 1,395
Out-of-state freshmen: 32%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 163
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 66
Students enrolled from waiting list: 22

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 47%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 78%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 97%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 100%
Average high school GPA: 4.0
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 100%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 88%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 540 – 640
Math: 580 – 670
Combined: 1120 – 1310

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 7.4% 15.3%
600-699 40.7% 52.4%
500-599 43.6% 28.4%
400-499 7.9% 3.6%
300-399 0.4% 0.3%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 12%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: 24 – 29

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 20.0% N/A N/A
24-29 65.0% N/A N/A
18-23 15.0% N/A N/A
12-17 0.0% N/A N/A
6-11 0.0% N/A N/A
Below 6 0.0% N/A N/A

 



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