Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)



COMM FAQs

We are ready and available to help you! Visit our Contact Us webpage if you have additional questions that are not answered in our Choosing Communication orientation hub.

  • Summer/Fall 2021 - View the College of Chareston's Vax on the Bricks goals for all students prior to academic classes starting in Fall 2021.
  • Fall 2021 - View the College of Charleston's Back on the Bricks plan for this year.
  • COMM Courses - You can find the full listing of COMM courses in the online CofC academic catalog: https://catalog.cofc.edu/
  • Major in COMM - View our Getting Started webpage to see what you'll need to do to start a COMM major.
  • Master of Arts in Communication - View our Getting Started webpage to see what you'll need to do to start a master's in communication.
  • Minor in COMM - View our Getting Started webpage to see what you'll need to do to start a COMM minor.
  • Student Opportunities - We have a lot of opportunities available to communication students! Check out the quick list on our Stay Involved and Connected webpage, and then head over to our comprehensive Student Opportunities webpage for more in-depth information on what you are interested in.
  • Transfer Credits - Please contact the CofC Transfer Resource CenterThe Transfer Resource Center (TRC) is the College of Charleston's space for all things transfer.  If you're a prospective, admitted, or current student looking to make your credits and time at the College count, it's time to connect with the Transfer Resource Center.  Be sure to check out the many resources available to you, information about getting involved as a transfer student, and important information about transfer credits.

College Orientation FAQs

Check out the list below for frequently asked questions, but also know that many of your questions will be answered at the CofC Orientation website. They canont wait to help get you oriented at the College of Charleston!

  • Summer/Fall 2021 - View the College of Chareston's Vax on the Bricks goals for all students prior to academic classes starting in Fall 2021.
  • Fall 2021 - View the College of Charleston's Back on the Bricks plan for this year.
  • Clubs and Organizations - Check out Campus Life's webpage for Clubs and Organizations at CofC.
  • Dining - Check out Campus Life's webpage for Housing and Dining at CofC.
  • Disability Services - The Center for Disability Services / SNAP is here to support you! Visit their website to see what they offer and how to connect.
  • Emergency Preparedness - Many resources are available at the CofC Emergency Management website. These include coronavirus updates/information, hurricane preparation guides, contact information for campus emergency offices, and more!
  • Financial Aid - Visit CofC's Office of Financial Aid and Veterans Affairs for detailed information.
  • Housing or Dorms - Check out Campus Life's webpage for Housing and Dining at CofC.
  • Life in Charleston - Check out Campus Life's webpage for Life in Charleston.
  • Orientation at CofC - Please visit the CofC Orientation website for tons of information! 
  • Transfer Credits - Please contact the CofC Transfer Resource Center. The Transfer Resource Center (TRC) is the College of Charleston's space for all things transfer.  If you're a prospective, admitted, or current student looking to make your credits and time at the College count, it's time to connect with the Transfer Resource Center.  Be sure to check out the many resources available to you, information about getting involved as a transfer student, and important information about transfer credits.
  • Veterans - Welcome to the College of Chalreston! Please visit the Veterans Affairs webpage for many resources available to you, and for general information.