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Watch How Ecstatic This Young Man Is When He Gets Accepted to College [VIDEO]

Like many young men, Rion Holcombe wanted desperately to go to college. But unlike most young men, Holcombe has Down syndrome. And next year, he’ll be a Clemson Tiger.

Holcombe, 20, of Roebuck, South Carolina, was accepted into Clemson University’s LIFE program, which is “designed for students with intellectual disabilities who desire a postsecondary experience on a college campus.”

His parents filmed the moment he found out where he’d be going, and his joy is infectious.

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