Student Financial Aid Federal School Code: 003425

Welcome to Student Financial Aid

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Welcome to Student Financial Aid
A Clemson University education is an excellent investment in your and/or your child's future. The financial aid staff are here to help you understand the various financial aid programs that are available, and to work individually with those who face significant financial difficulties during their career at Clemson. Overall, 87 percent of our students receive some type of financial assistance – which includes state, federal and university awards. Please review this site for information about our merit scholarships, need-based grants, loans and work study. We are committed to providing the highest level of customer service to our students.

For our currently enrolled students, you have several responsibilities as a recipient of financial aid, so please pay attention to the application process, deadlines and policies.

Mission Statement
The Clemson University Office of Student Financial Aid exists to help students secure the funds necessary to pursue their educational goals at Clemson University through the administration and implementation of federal, state and institutional programs of financial assistance.

Clemson Email Notification Policy
The official method of communication with the Clemson University Student Financial Aid Office is via the University issued email account. In order to stay informed and aware, students are required to set up and maintain their email accounts.» More information

If you have any questions during the process, please be sure to contact our office, and we will help however we can.

News and Announcements

Financial Aid Packages:

As of March 25, 2014, eligible incoming freshmen have been notified how to view and accept their financial aid award packages on the iROAR portal by email. The email was sent to the email address listed on the student's admission application. All other eligible students will be notified by email about their financial aid award packages during the first week of June.

Summer School

The Summer Enrollment Form has been updated and is now available to view. Students must FINALIZE their summer school schedule before completing this year's Summer Enrollment Form. Please click here to read more about financial aid for summer school.

Announcing Freshmen Recruiting Scholarships for 2014-15:

If you have already applied to Clemson University or plan to apply, please click here to view our recruiting scholarships for 2014-15.  If you are using Firefox and have issues viewing the PDF, please click on the download button in the upper right hand corner to view these instructions which explain how to use a PDF plugin.

NEW Online Appointment Request for Study Abroad:
Please click here to request an appointment to meet with a Financial Aid Study Abroad Coordinator.

Navigating in iROAR:
To view your bill, login to and select the tab for Student Financial Services and then the following links: Optional Fees (to add a meal plan, etc.) or My Bill.
To accept your aid, login to and select the tab for Financial Aid and the following links: iROAR, Award, Award for Aid Year, Financial Aid Year 2013-14, Award Overview, Term and Conditions, and Accept Award Offer.

Students Selected for Verification:
Verification is a process similar to an audit during which we review the accuracy of your FAFSA. Files are completed in the order in which they are received, and the process can take up to six weeks.

Financial Aid Contact Information

Office of Student Financial Aid | G-01 Sikes Hall, Clemson, South Carolina 29634-5123 | 864-656-2280 |