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Ombuds Office

201 West Cherry Road
Seneca, SC 29678

Free parking is provided

Gordon Halfacre, Ph.D., MLA*
University Ombuds for Faculty and Students


Tessa Byer, MA, MCP*
University Ombuds for Staff

* Member of the International Ombuds Association

The University Ombuds can meet with you over the phone, via video chat, or in-person.  Meetings can be scheduled at the Ombuds Office or at a location convenient to you, and after-hours meetings are possible. Email can be used for scheduling, but please keep in mind that email is not a confidential means of communication. 

Dr. Halfacre and Dr. Byer standing outside smiling as they pose for the picture.

Find us with the CATbus

Clemson University’s CATbus runs twice an hour to The Pier near the Ombuds Office. Pickup for this bus originates at the Strom Thurmond Institute.

Clemson CatBus