Contact Us

Mailing Address

First Year Experience
New Student Programs College of Charleston
66 George Street
Charleston, SC 29424

Office Location (please note that the FYE will be working remotely for the Fall 2020 semester and you can contact us via email)

First Year Experience
Suite B53
Lightsey Center Lower Level
Charleston, SC 29424


For questions about courses, registration, or holds, students should email us from your official CofC student email at and include your CWID Student ID number

Phone: 843.953.2153

Department Staff

Sarah Owens, Ph.D.
Director of the First-Year Experience
Office: Lightsey Lower Level, Room B64 (Via Zoom during Pandemic)
Phone: 843.953.1299
Web page

Dustin Roberts
First-Year Experience Assistant Director
Office: Lightsey Lower Level, Room B65 (Via Zoom during Pandemic)
Phone: 843-953-2153