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Matthew T. Whaley, student – January 12, 2022

Matthew T. Whaley, 22, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. He was a senior industrial engineering major from Concord, North Carolina.

“We were shocked and saddened to learn of Matthew’s death,” said Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Chris Miller. “He was an outstanding student and a valuable member of the Clemson Family. Our campus community sends thoughts and prayers to his family and friends as they grieve during this very difficult time.”

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is providing grief counseling to students. Any student who wants to speak to a counselor should contact CAPS at 864-656-2451. Counseling services are also available to faculty and staff through Deer Oaks, the University’s Employee Assistance Program provider, at 866-327-2400.

Whaley’s full obituary is posted online.