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Online and On-Campus Events for Prospective Students & Families

Our online and on-campus events are designed to give you a sense of what life is like at the College of Charleston.

  • Professors are on hand to walk you through the classroom experience and the opportunities you’ll have to learn from some of the most accomplished in their fields.
  • Students share their perspectives on life inside the classroom, on campus and in the city.
  • Even our president shows up periodically!

You’ll want to attend as many events as you can so you can take in the full range of opportunities you’ll have at the College. If you can’t attend a live event, you can watch the recorded event whenever your schedule permits.

Build Your Own Campus Tour (BYOCT)

We’ve reinvented the campus tour! Explore College of Charleston’s historic campus at your own pace and meet students, faculty and staff at each tour stop. Choose some, or all, of the nine available stops around campus.

Monday, October 11

Friday, November 5 

School Showcases

You won’t want to miss this wonderful opportunity to chat with the Dean of the School, and with professors and department chairs. It’s the best way for you to learn about coursework, where their majors can take you careerwise, and about internships and conducting research. You will also hear from students who are majoring in programs from each school.

Life on Campus

Inclusion at CofC

Sessions will cover institution-wide diversity and inclusion initiatives and the student experience at the College of Charleston. Chat with staff from the Office of Institutional Diversity, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, and the Admissions Access & Diversity team.

Cougar Inclusion Virtual Session I
Tuesday, September 21
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Cougar Inclusion Virtual Session II
Thursday, October 21
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Tu Futuro Ahora en la Universidad de Charlestón
Tuesday, September 14
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Town Hall

The Admitted Student and Family Town Hall will feature President Hsu alongside panelists from the senior leadership team at the College of Charleston. Live questions will be taken during each event or you can pre-submit your questions when you register.

Support Services and Campus Resources

Join representatives from Campus Housing, Residence Life, Campus Dining, Center for Disability Services, Office of Financial Aid and the Career Center for an informative session.

The Cougar Community Virtual Student Panel
Tuesday, November 2
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Cougars in the Classroom Faculty Panel
Monday, November 16
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 


Cougar Care Virtual Support Services 
Tuesday, October 19
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


In Case You Missed It 

Couldn’t make it to the live event? No problem. You can view past events whenever your schedule permits.

An informative session with representatives from Campus Housing, Residence Life, Campus Dining, Center for Disability Services, Office of Financial Aid and the Career Center.


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