The school year has begun and it's been a busy week at the College of Charleston from First Night to Convocation to Maroon Mayhem to the first day of classes!
President Andrew T. Hsu told new students during convocation on Monday, "This is going to be our time, our year!"
Faculty and staff are invited to welcome the Class of 2023 to the College of Charleston during convocation on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019.
The Class of 2022 marked the beginning of their college careers during convocation on Aug. 20, 2018.
Convocation takes place on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, followed by a full schedule of Welcome Week activities and events.
Students met with faculty in small groups around campus before convening in Cistern Yard for a formal welcome by President Glenn McConnell.
Among the incoming class of 2,330 freshmen, the most common birth month is April and the most common home state, besides South Carolina, is New Jersey.
Convocation will signal the official entry of the Class of 2018 into the College of Charleston community and the start of the 2014-15 academic year.