Freshmen at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

Hello New Students!

Now that you’ve applied for admission at Clemson University, you may be wondering, “How do I pay for school?” Seeing as how you are looking at the Student Financial Aid website, you’ve definitely come to the right place — this page of our site has been designed specifically with you in mind.

Here, you will find all things financial aid, including information about how to apply for financial aid, important deadlines, cost of attendance, and the types of aid available to both you as a student and to your parent(s) as well. Don’t forget to check out our FAQ page to find direct answers to specific questions, and you can have your parents look at the link to the parent blog, where they can chat with other parents about their experiences with sending you off to college. 

If you have any questions, we are only an email ( or phone call (864-656-2280) away — you can also follow us on Twitter for regular tips and reminders (@ClemsonFinAid) throughout the summer and school year! 

Financial Aid Resources for Freshmen