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Program Calendars

Important Dates 

  • May 1 - The application for on-campus housing and a fall meal plan must be completed by ALL Charleston Bridge participants. NOTE: The housing contract is for a full academic year with the exception of students not admitted to College of Charleston for the spring 2019 semester. 
  • July 20 - Charleston Bridge Orientation, TTC 8:30-11:30/CofC 12-5. Sign up required. Information:
  • August 1 - Tuition and fees must be paid in full to Trident Technical College to move into the CofC residence hall. All fall financial aid must be finalized and credited to the student account for bill payment by the August 1 due date. Information:
  • August 17-18 - Residence hall move-in * Move-in date and time is based on residence hall and assigned floor 
  • August 20 - New Student Convocation 9:30-11:30am. Information: Reads essays due. Information:
  • August 21 - Classes begin
  • August 27 - Last day to drop or add a full semester class
  • August 27 - Student Success Seminar class 1 - 5:30-6:20p * Mandatory attendance
  • September 10 - Student Success Seminar class 2 - 5:30-6:20p * Mandatory attendance
  • September 24 - Student Success Seminar class 3 - 5:30-6:20p * Mandatory attendance
  • October 5 - Midterm grades available in TTC Express after noon
  • October 8 - Student Success Seminar class 4 - 5:30-6:20p * Mandatory attendance 
  • October 9 - Fall II class begins (only applies to students registered for the fall II Public Speaking course) 
  • October 15 - Sottile Theatre - An Evening with Angie Thomas, 7:00pm. The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas is The College Reads! Book for the 2018-2019 school year. Angie Thomas’s presentation is free & open to students, faculty, staff and the Charleston community.
  • November 5-6 - No classes, fall break
  • November 13 - Last day to withdraw from a full semester class
  • November 13 - Charleston Bridge BBQ & Exam Review 4-6pm - details TBA
  • November 21-25 - Thanksgiving holidays
  • December 3 - Last day of classes
  • December 4-6 - Final Exams
  • December 7-11 - Final grades post, notification from the Office of Admissions regarding spring admission to the College of Charleston
  • December 12-13 - Spring advising and registration for admitted students *Mandatory attendance
  • December 14 - Last day for admitted students to check out of the residence hall for Christmas break (belongings may remain in the room). Students not admitted to the College of Charleston must remove all belongings from the room by 12 noon.

Students may view the complete Charleston Bridge fall academic calendar and final exam schedule from the Charleston Bridge Channel (Academic Services tab) in the MyCharleston student portal. 

View the College of Charleston Spring 2019 semester schedule at