Planning & Design

Planning & Design

Department Overview

University Facilities plays a key role in the orderly development of Clemson University. Through thoughtful planning, design, and engineering, the department of University Planning & Design guides the evolution of the campus landscape in a way that enriches student life, meets the needs of the community, and enhances the image, experience, and culture of the university.

Services We Provide

University Planning & Design is responsible for many functions on the campus as they relate to the implementation of the Long-range Framework Plan and Site Design Guidelines We advise executive officers and user groups regarding proper planning and supervise contracts to ensure adherence to the Framework Plan. We also identify, prioritize, and recommend site development proposals and select construction sites for new additions to the campus. Our planning team researches enrollment, parking, and housing trends and surveys the needs of students, faculty and staff. The design side of our office is heavily invested in the design of Clemson's landscape architecture as well as facility planning.

Contact Us

If you have an idea for a project in your area, please let us know by submitting a Facilities Project Request Form. We can also be reached for general inquiries through our Contact page.

Photograph of Peter Knudsen
Peter Knudsen
Interim Director