Parts of the Application
FreshmanA freshman applicant is one entering university directly after secondary school (high school). If you are applying as a freshman, click here for detailed application instructions.
TransferA transfer applicant is a student applying for a Bachelor degree that has completed high school and has taken additional coursework in one or more post-secondary institutions (college or university). If you are a transfer student, please click here for detailed application instructions.
ExchangeA visiting undergraduate applicant that would like to study at College of Charleston full time, for one academic year or less, and plans to graduate from their home university. To learn about the exchange application process, please click here for more information.
GraduateA graduate applicant is a student who has completed at least a Bachelor degree or an equivalent higher education degree, and is interested in applying to a Master’s degree program. Graduate admission is coordinated by staff of each individual graduate program. To learn about the graduate application process, please click here for more information.
Graduate admission is not conducted by the undergraduate admissions office at the College. Each graduate program sets its own admission deadlines and requirements. All inquiries should be directed to the individual graduate offices.