Down syndrome student accepted to Clemson

The video of a student with Down syndrome getting an acceptance letter into Clemson University is attracting attention across the country.

Rion Holcombe, 20, of Roebuck, S.C., has wanted to become a Clemson Tiger for quite sometime.   His dream became a reality when he received the letter recently.

The video capturing his excitement was uploaded to YouTube on Dec. 6 and has already received nearly 300,000 views.

Holcombe will study at Clemson's LIFE program aimed for people with intellectual disabilities.

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