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The Citadel - Campus Life

Environment | Campus Description | Housing | Regulations | Student Employment


  • The Southeastern region of the country constitute a vast majority of U.S. students.
  • The campus area is 130 acres.
  • Campus is located within one mile of a city or town.

Campus Description and Transportation Services
130-acre, urban campus in Charleston (population: 295,039). Served by air,
bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.


Types of Housing

  • Men's Dorms are used by 100% of the on-campus students.
  • 100% of freshmen live in school housing of some type.
  • 100% of all students live in school housing of some type.
Students who are required to live on campus:
  • All students in Corps of Cadets must live on campus.
Campus housing is not available for all unmarried students regardless of year. Reason: Campus housing is available for all unmarried male students regardless of year.

Campus Rules, Regulations & Policies

  • 60% of all students have cars on campus.
  • Alcohol is not permitted on campus, even to those students of legal drinking age.

Other Policies

  • Class attendance mandatory
  • Dress/hair Code
  • Honor Code
  • Hazing Prohibited
  • Other: Television prohibited except for seniors.

Student Employment

  • 10% of full-time undergraduates work on campus during the year.
  • Undergraduates may expect to earn, on average, $800 per year working part-time on campus.
  • This school participates in College Work/Study Program.
  • Institutional employment is available.
  • Freshmen are discouraged from working during first term.