Dear CofC Families:
We know that summer isn’t over yet, and your student may not be ready for the start of the academic year, but we want to invite you to mark your calendar for a visit to campus in October!
Coordinated by the Office of Student Life, Family Weekend includes a variety of educational, informational and social opportunities for students and their families to learn more about the College and the various cultures and traditions that make Charleston and the Lowcountry a wonderful place to live and grow.
Registration fee per person (for ages 12 and up) is $55.00. There is no registration charge for enrolled CofC students. The registration fee includes all events and activities included in the Family Weekend schedule, with the single exception of Jazz at Eight (tickets sold at the door for $10).
Registration for Family Weekend will open online at 9 AM on August 17 at http://familyweekend.cofc.edu/ and will close at 5 PM on September 21.
While final details for some programs are being confirmed, highlights already in place will include:
*Tours of the Mace Brown Museum of Natural History, TD Arena, and the Avery Research Center
*Improv Night with Theatre 99
*Meet and Greet for Parents’ Listserv Participants
*Conversation with Student Affairs
*Panel Presentations and Discussions
*Student Organization Showcase
*Women’s Volleyball Matches
To assist with your travel plans, check-in for Family Weekend will begin at 9 AM on Friday, October 2 and Bluegrass and Brunch will end at 12 noon on October 4.
Visit http://familyweekend.cofc.edu/ to check for updates on this year’s schedule.
For questions, contact us at [email protected] or (843) 953-5726.