C of C Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 10.0% of the student population at C of C. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit C of C Disability Services.
C of C for the Military
While not a "service academy", C of C does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit C of C Veteran Services . For more information, check out our C of C for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at College of Charleston
C of C offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at College of Charleston
C of C has a comparatively large, student body. There were 9,880 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 9,103 (92.1%). Part-time attendance was 777 (7.9%).
College of Charleston is Ranked #851 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, C of C is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank C of C #851 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
College of Charleston Competes in the NCAA
C of C has a total of 439 student athletes, 159 men and 280 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to College of Charleston Athletics