The Office of the Dean of Students



Greetings from the Office of the Dean of Students

Updated Special Addendum to the Student Handbook - August 28, 2020

Office Operations

  • We are currently closed to in-person traffic to our office as many of our staff continue to work remotely. However, we are open virtually during regular business hours! Please call 843.953.5522 or email and we will be happy to assist you remotely as we strive to keep our community healthy and safe. Some services may be limited or delayed. Thank you for your patience!
  • For more information about the College of Charleston's Plan for Fall 2020, please visit


Welcome to the College of Charleston! Whether you’re a newcomer or a returning student, we are thrilled to have you as a member of the College’s community. The Office of the Dean of Students serves as a unit ready to assist throughout your collegiate exploration.

We are committed to providing a community that promotes integrity, learning, positive growth and development.  The challenge belongs to each of us to make the CofC experience one that all students will treasure for a lifetime. Please join us in building a respectful and responsible community.     

Let us know if we can be of assistance to you as you enjoy the many offerings available through the College and the City of Charleston.

Go Cougars!

Promoting Care, Civility, Accountability