The Administration department provides support functions for the Clemson City Council and other City departments. The City Administrator works closely with the City Council, assisting them by providing information and insight into City operations. The City Administrator also serves as the link between the policy-making activities of the Council and the service delivery work of the employees. The City Clerk maintains detailed records of Council meetings, actions, and policies.
The Administration Department also supports other City departments by coordinating the hiring of new employees, overseeing employee benefit programs, and providing general training sessions. In addition, Administration staff members also solicit grant funds for community improvement projects, manage the public information program, license businesses, and coordinate special projects.