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The College of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770, the College is among the nation’s top universities for quality education...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend a stroll through this campus. Absolutely breathtaking buildings, quads and walkways.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank anadamamanda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our niece is a student here and we attended a ceremony were she received her class ring. This school is known for its traditions and getting a personal tour with all the history was wonderful. The grounds of this campus are unlike any other college...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank patluvstogo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking to experience Great Christmas Lights and show, this is the place. We weren't expecting this. Saw it on our bus tour and then drove back to take it all in at night. They even have concessions in the evening so that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K6549GOkarenl
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Would have to share the "Most Beautiful Campus in America" opinion. A unique place to walk and admire the restoration of classic Charleston construction.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LosManos
Reviewed January 6, 2019

While in Charleston over the holidays, we took in the holiday light show at the College of South Carolina. Put us in the festive mood! It was raining so it was not crowded..but we still had fun

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anne L
Reviewed January 5, 2019

We visited during Christmas and the icicle lights strung from the trees in the central park were amazing. They have a Christmas light and music show that was fun as well, great for visiting with the kids. Check the schedule for times. To be located...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BambooH2O
Reviewed January 4, 2019

Walk the campus during the day and again at night. It is lovely and feels warm and inviting. At night the lighting will welcome you to sit and stay a while.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lynne R
Reviewed December 11, 2018

You must see this campus. It belongs right up there with the best places to study if you want the small liberal arts experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MihalCeittin
Reviewed November 8, 2018

We just walked through the campus on a Sunday. Many of the department headquarters are in former, historic homes. Beautiful gardens and trees.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sjandrews
Reviewed November 3, 2018

What else to say. Stroll around and you’ll get it. There are ample nooks and crannies you can get lost in, more unbelievably beautiful spots than you can imagine. Feels like home, every time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeremy C
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kiml968
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There is metered street parking around the campus and a number of parking garages. Parking is not usually a problem.
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