Clemson University

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Clemson University
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Former names
Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina
TypePublic land-grant university sea-grant university
Endowment$482.9 million (FY 2012)[1]
PresidentJames F. Barker
ProvostDoris R. "Dori" Helms
Academic staff
Undergraduates16,562 (Fall 2012)[3]
Postgraduates4,206 (Fall 2012)[3] Total enrollment = 20,768 (Fall 2012)[3]
Location, ,
34°40′42″N 82°50′21″W / 34.67833°N 82.83917°W / 34.67833; -82.83917Coordinates: 34°40′42″N 82°50′21″W / 34.67833°N 82.83917°W / 34.67833; -82.83917
17,000 acres (6,880 ha)
Colors          Clemson Orange and Regalia[4]
AthleticsNCAA Division I, Atlantic Coast Conference (17 teams)
NicknameClemson Tigers
MascotThe Tiger
Clemson University Wordmark.svg

Clemson University /ˈklɛmsən/[5] is a public university in Clemson, South Carolina. Clemson's athletics teams are called the Tigers.

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  1. "The Foundation at a Glance" (PDF). Clemson University Foundation. Archived from the original on 5 September 2011. Retrieved 18 February people will help one on one if you know what i mean and you will party all night2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help); Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Faculty By Rank and Tenure for 2010". Clemson University Factbook and Data Center. Archived from the original on 12 August 2011. Retrieved 12 August 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
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  4. "Clemson Color Palette".
  5. The pronunciation of Clemson varies. The consonant written ⟨s⟩ may be either /z/ or /s/, in which case many insert a [p] between the two syllables. Because of the pin–pen merger, many locals use [ɪ] as the first vowel.