Ways to help

To minimize risks of COVID-19, Clemson University has implemented numerous health and safety initiatives. Please visit the University’s COVID-19 site for the most current information, resources, health and safety guidelines, medical guidance, and more.

The resources on this page are NOT appropriate if the individual or situation require immediate attention or there is an emergency of any kind. Instead, please call 911. This page is designed to provide Clemson University students, faculty and staff with campus and community resources to assist during the COVID-19 crisis.

COVID-19 and Upstate Tornadoes

During times of crisis, communities come together to find ways to support one another. This is definitely true of our Clemson Family. In addition to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, severe weather that included damaging tornadoes that hit the upstate of South Carolina with Seneca most significantly impacted.

The resources below are intended to connect you with ways to help during this time of need.

Financial Support for Students and Employees

We are committed to help our students, faculty and staff affected by COVID-19 and the storms. Emergency funds, for students & employees, have been established to provide direct support. Donations can be made through Tigers Helping Tigers.

Support Seneca

To find ways to assist or volunteer in Seneca, please call:

Phone lines manned 7 days a week from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Additional Relief Efforts

Some additional areas supporting relief efforts in the Upstate are:

South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) is another resource for those wanting to assist within the South Carolina.

Additional Relief Efforts

Please refer to the Emergency Resources page.