2021 Virtual Parent and Family Orientation
Schedule of Content in Clemson Parent and Family Experience Portal


Content, information, and resources for the parents and family members of our incoming students will be posted on a weekly basis in the Clemson Parent and Family Experience Portal.


Parents and family member can log into the portal and select 2021 Orientation Community which is in the top left of the home page.


*Content and schedule is subject to change.


Week of May 9


Welcome & Overview

Posted content includes:


  • Welcome video
  • Overview of virtual family program
  • Overview of student’s virtual program
  • Virtual campus tours

Week of May 16


Academic Advising & Registration Overview

Posted content includes:


  • Advising Overview
  • iRoar & Course Registration
  • Placement Tests

Week of May 23


Student Health & Well-Being

Posted content includes:


  • Student health services
  • Health insurance information
  • Immunization’s requirement

Week of May 30


Campus Services

Posted content includes information on:


  • TigerOne Card
  • University Bookstore
  • Campus Food Pantry
  • Parking & Transportation

Week of June 6


Important Policies & Compliance Information

Posted content includes information on:


  • Family Education Rights to Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Tucker Hipps Act
  • Campus Safety
  • Student Code of Conduct

Week of June 13


Academic Success Resources

Posted content includes information on:


  • Academic Success Center
  • Library Services
  • Academic Calendar

Week of June 20


Computing & Technology

Posted content includes information on:


  • Laptop requirements
  • Campus printing
  • IT help and assistance resources

Week of June 27


Student Life Session 1

Posted content includes information on:


  • Student and Campus Life
  • Importance of Being Involved
  • Programs and services available from the Center for Student Leadership & Engagement, Campus Recreation, Fraternity & Sorority Life, and the Gantt Multicultural Center.

Week of July 4


Campus Life Session 2

Posted content includes information on:


  • PlaceFinder—Online involvement matching system for students
  • TigerQuest—Introduction to Clemson’s 500+ student organizations

Week of July 11


Financial Aid & Student Billing

Posted content includes information on:


  • Financial aid resources
  • Parent access to student bills
  • Paying bills

Week of July 18


Transfer Student Services

Posted content includes information on:


  • Resources and services available to Transfer Students

Week of July 25


Preparing Transition to Clemson

Posted content includes information on:


  • Parking & Transportation
  • Housing and Move-In Checklists
  • In-Person August Orientation
  • Welcome Week

Week of August 1


Final Reminders

Posted content includes information on:


  • Move-in Information
  • COVID-19 Safety Protocols and Reminders
  • Parent and Family Orientation Schedule
  • Fall Family Weekend