Author Archives: emergencycofc

Campus to Close at 4 p.m. on Monday, June 1

By | June 1, 2020

Dear Campus Community, In response to ongoing concerns about protests in downtown Charleston, the City of Charleston has issued a curfew from 6 p.m. Monday through 6 a.m. Tuesday. To ensure that members of the campus community have adequate time to depart work, the College will close at 4 p.m. today, June 1, 2020. Academic… Read More »

Update on Tropical Storm Bertha

By | May 27, 2020

Dear Campus Community, Be advised that the National Hurricane Center (NHC) has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for the coast of South Carolina from Edisto Beach to South Santee River. A Tropical Storm Warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning, in this case for the next few hours. Pay attention… Read More »

Update to Campus Return-to-Work Plan – May 22, 2020

By | May 22, 2020

President Hsu sent the following message to the campus community on May 22, 2020: Dear Campus Community, I am writing today with a few updates regarding Phase One of our return-to-work plan, which begins Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Remember, only those employees specifically identified by their supervisors and division heads should be participating in Phase… Read More »

CofC Issues Guidelines for Employees Returning to Work on Campus

By | May 19, 2020

President Andrew Hsu sent the following message to the campus community on May 19, 2020: Dear Campus Community, I hope everyone is doing well. As communicated to you last week, the College is initiating its Return-to-Work Plan, a multi-phased approach for our campus to slowly, methodically and safely begin its path back to “normal” operations.… Read More »

Maymester and Summer Classes to be Held Online

By | March 31, 2020

The following message was sent to students on Monday, March 30, 2020: Dear Students, By directive of President Hsu, all Summer School classes, including Maymester, will be held online this summer. Hence I have asked all department chairs and program directors to close their face-to-face summer sections for additional enrollment at this juncture. This means… Read More »

College Confirms Positive COVID-19 Case in Campus Community

By | March 24, 2020

The College of Charleston was made aware today, Tuesday, March 24, that one of our employees has tested positive for COVID-19. University officials have taken appropriate measures to ensure the health and safety of the campus community. The College and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control will continue to investigate this case as necessary.   In addition,… Read More »