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
Established1889
Endowment$482.9 million (FY 2012)[1]
PresidentJames F. Barker
ProvostDoris R. "Dori" Helms
Academic staff
1,398[2]
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
CampusRural
17,000 acres (6,880 ha)
Colors    Clemson Orange and Regalia[4]
AthleticsNCAA Division I, Atlantic Coast Conference (17 teams)
NicknameClemson Tigers
MascotThe Tiger
Websiteclemson.edu
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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. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 http://www.clemson.edu/oirweb1/FB/factBook/CUfactbook.cgi?conf_file_name=CHTS_LevelA&tabbness=2&colapp=4
  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.