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Clemson University Admissions

Clemson admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 47%. Students that get into Clemson have an average SAT score between 1230-1400 or an average ACT score of 27-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Clemson is May 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
47%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
29,070
SAT Range
1230-1400
SAT Reading
620-690
SAT Math
610-710
Students Submitting SAT
62%
ACT Range
27-32
ACT English
27-34
ACT Math
25-30
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
38%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
May 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$70
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
63%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.94 responses
Poll
66%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.94 responses
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