Academic Resources

Academic Affairs

Driven by a commitment to academic excellence, Academic Affairs ensures the quality, integrity and effectiveness of the academic experience at the College of Charleston for students and faculty.

Academic Advising

The Academic Advising and Planning Center provides personalized guidance to support students along their academic journey. The center offers services to help you make informed decisions about your educational path and achieving your academic goals.

Center for Student Learning

The Center for Student Learning provides academic support for College of Charleston students including tutoring services, Supplemental Instruction, academic coaching and skills workshops.


From your first day as a College of Charleston student to graduation and beyond, the Office of the Registrar maintains and preserves your academic record.

In addition to maintaining the academic calendar and producing the academic catalog, the registrar manages the essential academic functions of the College including registration, scheduling, academic records, graduation, transfer credit evaluation, degree audit, official transcripts and diplomas.

Transfer Student Resources

Make your time - and your credits - count. Connect with the Office of Registrar to help you with transfer credit evaluation, transfer credit eligibility, credit by exam, Transferology and other transfer credit resources.

Academic Catalog: Course Descriptions

The College of Charleston undergraduate and graduate catalogs serve as your guide to academic requirements, institutional policies and programs of study. The catalog includes a searchable listing of course descriptions to help you explore your options and find courses that match your interests and degree requirements.


Research assistance, places to study, podcast studios and, of course, borrowing books and materials, are all available to you at the Addlestone Library on campus. You can find additional resources at our Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture and the Marine Resources Library at the SC Marine Resources Research Institute.