The Clemson Ring

The Fall Ring Ceremony is almost here!

The Fall Ring Ceremony will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Littlejohn Coliseum.

1 Avenue of Champions
Clemson, SC 29632

Event Details:

      • The Guarding of the Rings will begin 24 hours prior to the Ring Ceremony at the Scroll of Honor where the rings will be guarded by the Perishing Rifles.
      • The Parade of Rings will begin at 5:15 pm during which the rings will be marched from the Scroll of Honor to Littlejohn Coliseum.
      • The Ring Ceremony begins at 6:30 pm, doors open at immediately following the Parade of Rings.
      • No ticket required.
      • Students should enter the designated student entrance to sign in for the ceremony and find your seat. Students will enter through the Loading Dock beside the Swann Pavilion. See photo for details.
      • Guests of students receiving their ring should enter the building through the parent and guest entrance. The Parent Entrance is the Burton Gallery. See photo for details.
      • If you do not plan to attend, please send an email indicating your students name and mention that they will not attend.
      • Those who purchased their ring during Ring Week are invited to receive their ring at the Ring Ceremony in November.
      • Undergraduate students currently enrolled who have completed 90 or more earned hours on their academic transcript (not degree works progress report), as well as graduate students who have applied to graduate, can purchase their ring during this time.
      • All those who have purchased their ring will be able to receive their ring at the ceremony. President Jim Clements will shake the hands of each new ring wearer after they have been presented with their class ring. Family and friends are encouraged to attend the ceremony to celebrate with the new ring wearer.

Parking and Driving Directions:

The main parking areas will be in Lot 5 behind the West End Zone and under the Breezeway at the Stadium. No parking pass is required. Parking assistance will be on-site as well as traffic direction. Handicap parking is on the North side of Littlejohn.

ADA Assistance:

ADA Assistance will be available upon arrival at the ceremony. Alumni and coliseum staff who can offer assistance will be located around the concourse. For any special assistance needs for the November 17, 2016 Fall Ring Ceremony at the Littlejohn Coliseum, please contact Stewart Summers at 864-656-5653 or call the front desk at 864-656-2345.

Text Updates:

      • Students who wish to receive text updates about the Fall 2016 Ring Ceremony, text @curingf16 to the number 81010
      • Parents who wish to receive  text updates about the Fall 2016 Ring Ceremony can also text @curingf16 to the number 81010

Photography:

A professional photograph will be available for purchase shortly after the completion of the November 17th ceremony. The student will receive an email at the email address provided during ring purchase with instructions on how to purchase the photos.

Special Assistance Needs:

For any special assistance needs for the November 17, 2016 Fall Ring Ceremony at the Littlejohn Coliseum, please contact Stewart Summers at 864-656-5653 or call the front desk at 864-656-2345.

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