The Clarkson School (TCS) is a selective early college program for talented and motivated high school-aged students who enroll as first-year university students at Clarkson University. Students will live in a special living and learning community that provides additional support for personal growth, academic achievement and professional development. Clarkson School students take the same courses as Clarkson University first-year students and enjoy the same unlimited access to athletics and recreation, the Student Success, Diversity and Inclusion office and clubs and activities . TCS boasts a diverse student body, with 60% hailing from New York state and 40% from across the U.S. and all around the globe. Admission is selective, with the majority of Clarkson School students in the top 10% of their high school class.