Staff Guide to Working Remotely

The information and resources below are provided to assist Clemson University staff in performing their administrative and/or support functions during a closure. Please consult your supervisor for your department's business continuity plans.

Prepare to Work Remotely

Please visit for more information and resources on working remotely.

Have technical questions or need help? Please reach out to CCIT Support at

Please visit CCIT SYSTEMS STATUS to check the status of Clemson University systems and to subscribe to system alerts.

You are strongly encouraged to have the following:

  • Basic Windows computer or laptop or Apple Mac
  • Internet connection
  • Duo Authentication
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN) needed for certain systems
  • Remote Desktop to access your work computer (only if work computer is turned on)
  • USB Webcam and microphone or headset (for those who use web conferencing)