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Welcome to PEER & WISE

🌟 Here at PEER and WISE, we're all about setting you up for success, not just during your time at Clemson University, but for the exciting adventures ahead in your career. 🎓 Our program is designed with you in mind, making sure you feel right at home and supported throughout your academic journey. 🏡 So go ahead, dive in and make the most of all the amazing opportunities waiting for you! 💡 And hey, if you've got any cool ideas for other programs or info that could help you and your peers rock it in STEM, we're all ears! 🌈 Let's make magic happen together! 🌟


The mission of Programs for Educational Enrichment and Retention (PEER) and Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) is to educate, recruit, and retain students in STEM fields through mentoring, academic coaching, and academic enrichment. We desire to make all students feel comfortable and supported as they pursue their degree in the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences. All students are welcome in PEER WISE!

Serita Acker - Message from the Executive Director

You're the priority here! Whether you need a pep talk, a listening ear, or just someone to share your big win in Chemistry (go, you!), I'm your go-to person. Seriously, I'm all ears for whatever you need – cheering you on, calming those nerves, or simply being there to chat. So don't hesitate to swing by anytime – the more, the merrier!

We're all ears for your thoughts on the PEER and WISE programs, too. Your feedback means the world to us!

Wishing you an absolutely fantastic semester ahead! 🌟


Serita Acker, MHRD
Executive Director, PEER & WISE
☏ 864-656-0976

As the Executive Director of PEER and WISE, I am here to assist with questions or concerns you may have and to support you in any way.

☏ 864-656-0976
☏ 864-656-1397 (FAX)
☞ 158A Freeman Hall