Campus Visit FAQ

The College of Charleston is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and following local, state, and CDC guidance. For the latest campus community guidelines, please visit our Back on the Bricks site

How do I prepare for a safe and enjoyable visit to the College of Charleston? 

We look forward to welcoming you to campus.  Be sure to dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes.  We are eager to show you everything that makes CofC special however there may be areas of campus that are closed to visitors due to social distancing limitations.  Refill stations are available on campus and we encourage you to bring a refillable water bottle during your visit.  Individuals who wish to wear masks are free to do so, regardless of vaccination status. We do ask that individuals who are not fully vaccinated wear a mask when tours enter buildings. 

When should I arrive to the Office of Admissions for my visit? 

Please arrive for your visit as close as you can to your scheduled time.  Parking information may be found here.

Will there be dining options on-campus? 

On-campus dining is limited over the summer months. However, there are opportunities to order take-out or enjoy the dining areas of many near-by restaurants in Charleston.  

Can I schedule a meeting with an admissions representative? 

Yes, we will have counselors available  You may choose to schedule your meeting virtually by contacting your admission counselor.  We also recommend all campus visitors take advantage of the College of Charleston virtual information session prior to you visit.  Additional virtual resources, including our interactive virtual tour may be accessed on our Virtual Visit Center.