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Community, Engagement, Belonging and Access

Support and Giving

Ways to Give

At Clemson University, we sincerely appreciate the generosity of our supporters. Your contributions significantly impact our community, research, and educational programs. Whether you’re an alumnus, a friend of the University, or a corporate partner, you can contribute to Clemson’s success in various ways. Explore the options below and find the one that resonates with you:

  • Online Donations. Make a one-time gift with your credit/debit card on our secure CEBA donation form. Give us a call at 864-650-2956.
  • Checks. Make your gift to the Clemson University Foundation.
  • Recurring Draft from Bank or Credit/Debit Card (EFT). Have your gifts automatically drafted.
  • Faculty/Staff Payroll Deductions. Request to deduct your recurring gift from each paycheck.
  • Pledges. Set a formal statement of intention and pledge to make a one-time or recurring gift to the University.
  • Securities. Contribute with your gift of stocks, mutual funds or other securities.
  • Real Estate. Make a gift of real estate.
  • Bequests. Support Clemson Inclusive Excellence through your estate.
  • Retirement Assets. Name Clemson as a beneficiary of your retirement plan.
  • Life Insurance. Designate Clemson as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy.
  • Charitable Gift Annuity. Make your gift of securities or cash and receive fixed payments for life.
  • Charitable Lead Trust. Contribute through a recurring gift with a portion of your trust’s earnings.
  • Charitable Remainder Trust. Receive your trust earnings and donate the remaining assets.

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Do you want to volunteer for inclusive excellence? Does your company provide financial incentives for volunteer participation?  If you are interested in volunteering to support the advancement of inclusive excellence at Clemson, please use the links below and complete the corresponding form.

Professional Volunteer Opportunities

Some volunteer opportunities include but are not limited to:

  • STEM South Carolina Volunteer
  • Gantt Academy

Student Volunteer Opportunities

ClemsonLife: Volunteers4LIFE


Professional Mentoring
Mentorship is an activity in which professionals engage to help develop the next generation of professional. If you are interested in becoming a mentor, please complete this form.


Supporting inclusive excellence at Clemson University by making a gift is paramount in creating an inclusive campus community. By contributing to existing funds or establishing new ones, donors play a pivotal role in promoting a welcoming environment for all students, faculty, and staff. 

Gifts dedicated to inclusive excellence initiatives enable the University to develop comprehensive programs, scholarships, and resources that foster a sense of belonging and support for an array of identities.   These funds assist in implementing educational programming, workshops, and cultural events that encourage cross-cultural understanding and appreciation.

Establishing endowments or contributing to existing ones ensures the longevity and sustainability of inclusive excellence efforts. Endowments generate ongoing financial support, allowing Clemson University to continually invest in fostering a more inclusive campus. 

Make a Gift Today
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