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The Office of New Student Programs may be reached via phone, fax, e-mail, or conventional mail.

Melinda Miley
Assistant Vice President
First Year and Bridge Student Services
Safe Zone Trained

Stephanie Auwaerter
Director of Orientation and New Student Programs
Safe Zone Trained

Carly Pruitt
Assistant Director of Orientation and New Student Programs

Customer Service Staff
Alexis Wright

Lexie Temple

Office Hours
M-F 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed SC state holidays

Phone Number

Fax Number

Mailing Address
Office of New Student Programs
College of Charleston
Charleston, SC 29424

Physical Location of New Student Programs Office
Lightsey Center Annex
(Behind the College of Charleston Bookstore at 160 Calhoun St.)

Helpful E-mail Addresses


For campus tours, admissions events, application information or non degree registration: Admissions, 843.953.5670,

For FAFSA information, institutional scholarships, state lottery scholarships and Veteran benefits: Financial Aid, 843.953.5540,

For housing applications, roommate requests and residence hall assignments: Campus Housing, 843.953.5523,

For students proving South Carolina residency for tuition purposes, including military families: Legal Residency, 843.953.7312,

For questions regarding bill payment, tuition payment plans and bill due dates: Treasurer’s Office, 843.953.5572,

For current/former CofC students requesting their transcript, all transfer credit evaluations, or course catalogs/course scheduling: Registrar’s Office, 843.953.5668,