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COVID-19 Update From President Hsu

By | September 9, 2021

College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu shared the following message with students on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, regarding COVID-19 updates on campus: Dear Students,   At this point in the fall semester, we have completed two full weeks of classes. Congratulations on making it to this point! For our new students, I hope campus is feeling… Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccine Incentive Plan for Students, Employees

By | August 23, 2021

College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, announced details of a new incentive plan aimed at encouraging students, faculty and staff to get the COVID-19 vaccination and to voluntarily share their vaccine information with the College.   Vaccine information may be uploaded at the links below:  Student Vaccine Documentation Upload  Employee Vaccine… Read More »

Update on Face Covering Requirement

By | August 17, 2021

President Andrew T. Hsu sent the following message to the campus community on Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2021: Dear Campus Community, In light of the South Carolina Supreme Court’s decision released today regarding face coverings at a public higher education institution, the College of Charleston, as directed by the Board of Trustees, will now require face coverings… Read More »

Update: Pre-Arrival Testing Requirement for All Students

By | August 9, 2021

College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu sent the following message to the campus community on Monday, Aug. 9, 2021: Dear College of Charleston Students,  We are looking forward to welcoming you back on campus soon! Our COVID-19 leadership team is committed to starting this year off safely, and we need your help!  ALL students registered or… Read More »

Update on COVID-19 Protocols and Face Covering Recommendation

By | August 4, 2021

College of Charleston President Andrew T. Hsu shared the following message with the campus community on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021:  Dear Faculty and Staff,  I hope you are doing well and that this summer has provided moments for you to recharge, re-energize and reconnect with friends, family and loved ones.  The College of Charleston was… Read More »

Campus Advisory: Downtown Road Closures

By | July 8, 2021

Dear Campus Community,     Be advised that some roads in downtown Charleston remain flooded and/or closed this morning (July 8) due to significant rain fall from Tropical Storm Elsa. The College remains on its normal operating schedule today. Please plan your commute accordingly and check the city of Charleston’s website for the latest list of road closures. … Read More »

Clarification on COVID-19 Policies for Summer/Fall Semesters 2021

By | July 7, 2021

The following update was sent to the campus community on July 7, 2021. Dear Students and Families:    Last week, the College’s COVID-19 Leadership Team issued general guidelines regarding its COVID-19 plans and policies for the summer and fall semesters, which took effect Tuesday, July 6, 2021.    There were a few questions from students and families regarding… Read More »

CofC Community Advisory: Hazardous Weather Forecast

By | July 2, 2021

  Dear Campus Community, Please be advised that the National Weather Service in Charleston has issued the following hazardous weather outlook for Southeast South Carolina. Severe Thunderstorms: Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible late this afternoon and evening as a large area of showers and thunderstorms move across portions of Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester and Colleton Counties.… Read More »