Clemson University, USA


Students and staff at Clemson University enjoy smooth and secure access throughout the campus using their iPhone or Apple Watch thanks to HID Global readers integrated with Apple Wallet.

CUSTOMER: Clemson University, in South Carolina, US, has around 25,000 students enrolled, studying on an extensive campus with seven colleges.

CHALLENGE: Clemson University wanted to make it possible for students, faculty and staff to add their IDs to Apple Wallet and use their iPhone and Apple Watch to access buildings on campus, purchase meals and much more.

SOLUTION: To support student IDs in Apple Wallet on iPhone and Apple Watch, HID Global provides Seos-enabled credentials, HID iCLASS SE and HID OMNIKEY readers, embedded HID iCLASS SE reader modules, and Corbin Russwin and SARGENT electronic locks from ASSA ABLOY.

Through HID’s support of student IDs in Apple Wallet, Clemson students can seamlessly access residence halls, libraries and fitness centers, buy lunch, make purchases at the university store, print documents and more by placing their iPhone or Apple Watch near a reader where contactless student ID cards are accepted.