CHARLESTON SOUTHERN is on a 500-acre campus in a suburban setting in Charleston, South Carolina. There are many activities and organizations for CHARLESTON SOUTHERN students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
CHARLESTON SOUTHERN also has fraternities and sororities.
The CHARLESTON SOUTHERN community comes together each year for Convocation, Homecoming.
CHARLESTON SOUTHERN offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.
Most CHARLESTON SOUTHERN students live off campus. In 2021, 42% of undergrads at CHARLESTON SOUTHERN lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 58% of students lived off-campus or commuted to CHARLESTON SOUTHERN. There are 1,292 spots available in on-campus housing for all 3,062 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 1,292 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 25% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.CHARLESTON SOUTHERN does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Charleston Southern University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The CHARLESTON SOUTHERN campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
CHARLESTON SOUTHERN offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to CHARLESTON SOUTHERN, take Interstate 26 to Charleston, SC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Charleston International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore CHARLESTON SOUTHERN's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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