SUMMER 2014 ORIENTATION
New students who pay the enrollment confirmation fee to the Office of Admissions at the beginning of March will receive information regarding orientation registration in the mail. Students can complete their orientation registration online through MyCharleston starting March 19, 2014.
Students register for orientation by logging into their MyCharleston account, selecting the academic services tab and going to the orientation box in the first column. Students will need to complete the questions in the orientation registration booklet before they log in to register for orientation.
Orientation Session Dates
The following sessions are for students who are starting classes at the College of Charleston in fall 2014. Orientation is a two-day experience and students are expected to attend all programming both days.
|Session 8||Thursday and Friday||July 24 and 25|
|Session 9*||Monday and Tuesday||August 11 and 12|
|Session 10**||Thursday and Friday||August 14 and 15|
* transfers only, transfer students are welcome to attend any of the sessions 1 through 8, but you are eligible to attend an orientation session on August 11-12 (Session 9), which is designed especially for you. There are a limited number of seats available that we will reserve on a first-come, first-served basis.
** The August 14 and 15 session is limited to freshman students who live 700 miles or more away from Charleston, SC
Sorority recruitment will be August 12-17. If you are participating in sorority recruitment you can attend any orientation session other than August 14-15 if you are eligible.
Summer Preview will be August 11-15. If you are participating in summer preview you can attend any orientation session other than the August sessions.
New students who pay the enrollment confirmation fee to the Office of Admissions at the beginning of March will receive information regarding orientation registration in the mail. Students can complete their orientation registration online through MyCharleston starting on March 19, 2014.
All students have an orientation hold on their file until they attend orientation. It does not affect the ability to register for orientation.
Notification of Confirmation
Please do not make travel plans and/or lodging reservations until your assigned orientation date has been confirmed. One week after you have submitted your online registration form, you’ll be able to see your confirmation online. (We do not mail or email confirmations.) Log onto my.cofc.edu, select the “academic services” tab, locate the “orientation” box and click on “orientation session confirmation.”