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The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina

Charleston, SC 4-Year Public

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Student Life

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is on a 300-acre campus in a suburban setting in Charleston, South Carolina. The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus,, a campus newspaper, and more.

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina does not have fraternities or sororities.

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina has a thriving The Republican Society. In fact, more students participate in The Republican Society than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina include Semper Fi Society, American Society of Civil Engineers, Campus Outreach and Criminal Justice Society.

The The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina community comes together each year for Parents Weekend, Homecoming and Principled Leadership Symposium/Corps Day/Recognition Day.

Does The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Offer Student Housing?

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina students live off campus. In 2021, 100% of undergrads at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 0% of students lived off-campus or commuted to The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina. There are 2,372 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,858 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,372 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina offers coed housing.

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Athletics

At The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Track And Field NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1
Riflery NCAA Division 1 NCAA Division 1

Is The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Safe?

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.

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security.

Plan a Visit to The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, take Interstate 26 to Charleston, SC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Charleston International airport.

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The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Students

13%

Women

87%

Men

93%

Full Time

7%

Part Time

68%

In State

32%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

76%

7%

7%

5%

2%

1%

1%

0.39%

0.18%

Undergraduate Students

2,858

Graduate Students

882

Non-Resident / International Students

19

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,740

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

80%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$14,128

Out-of-State

$37,384

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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