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Virtual Visitor Center

Experience the College of Charleston.

If you want to thrive and grow at a university where you'll have every opportunity you can imagine to create, explore, connect, discover, inspire and achieve, you have come to the right place.

Take a virtual tour, explore ways to connect with us, and learn more about academics and our welcoming campus community. When you're ready, apply to the College through our online application or through the Common App.

Let’s see. How can we accurately describe the College of Charleston? On the one hand, it’s rather like a cool, vibrant neighborhood in the middle of a city that is known for its cosmopolitan, European feel. It’s also a university where students are encouraged to explore, discover, create, inspire, connect – and achieve!

Can't make the trip to see for yourself? There are other ways to experience the College of Charleston.

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How can you not be excited about your coursework at the College of Charleston? You'll be taught by professors who are well known in their field and are invested in the success of their students. Faculty who enjoy working side-by-side with their students on research projects, serve as mentors and connections with industry professionals. And – who love to teach.

Not to mention that you can shape your own academic journey as you choose majors and minors that will empower you to explore every inch of the expanding intellectual universe.

Learn more about our academic divisions.

Majors & minors Academic Interest Webinars

You'll be busy here, but the best kind of busy.

Our 240+ student clubs and organizations guarantee that you'll meet new people, want to try new things - and get involved.

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Now that we're on your short list, it's time to get down to business.

We're here to help you understand the admission process and sort through financial aid and scholarship opportunities that might work for you.

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Discover. Right off the bat, you'll want to know how many of your credits will transfer to the College of Charleston.

It'll also be helpful for you to discover some of the campus resources that are available to you.

And, of course, check out the many campus organizations through which you’ll find students whose interests and passions match yours.

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Come to the College of Charleston and you'll study in the heart of one of the most historic cities in the United States. This cosmopolitan city is a hub for international businesses.

It is also known for its booming technology sector and biomedical research facilities. You and other students from around the world will quickly contribute to a lively mix of cultural exchanges that happen on campus, in our classrooms and beyond.

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Our Honors College expands on partnerships between faculty and students by creating a vibrant and diverse living-learning community. Students receive a high level of personal attention and support to reach their goals during and after college.

These are highly motivated students who live, learn and grow together while pursuing their unique interests and goals – everything from study abroad, internships, research and service projects at home and around the world.

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How will I pay for my education? is the question that’s top of mind for most college-bound students and their families.

We know that a college education is a major expense. There are many federal, state, local and institutional resources available to help meet those expenses.

Start planning early.

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Ready to apply to the College of Charleston? Visit the admission website for application deadlines and more imporatnt information.

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