Office of the Provost | Division of Academic Affairs

The Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs is the chief academic officer of the College of Charleston and a key member of the President's senior staff. 

The Office of the Provost is responsible for all academic activities at the university. Over 20 units report to the provost, including the College of Charleston's six academic schools, the Graduate School, the Honor's College, and the Libraries, as well as the Registrar, Academic Experience, International Programs, Undergraduate Research, Institutional Research, Institutional Effectiveness, Strategic Planning, and Academic Assessment. The Provost oversees academic programs, faculty affairs, and the College's academic support functions, and works to ensure that the College of Charleston fulfills its institutional mission and goals. Read more about Provost Suzanne Austin and the Division of Academic Affairs

Provost Suzanne Austin shares this welcome message with the university community.


Virtual Information Sessions for Students & Families (January 14 and 20, 2021)
Posted on 11 January 2021 | 10:35 am
Spring semester class begin today! We will host two upcoming virtual events to help keep you informed about the College’s ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic and our commitment to maintaining high-quality and engaging academic instruction, both in person and online. At 5:30 p.m. (EST) on Thursday, Jan. 14, Provost Suzanne Austin and a panel […]
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Congratulations on Retirements, Academic Affairs
Posted on 22 December 2020 | 1:29 pm
As 2020 comes to a close and we look toward what lies ahead, one thing is certain: After this year, the College of Charleston will never be quite the same. With 60 faculty and staff members retiring since May – many of them leaving at the end of December – there will be quite a […]
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Virtual Town Halls Set for Jan. 20 & 21
The College of Charleston will hold its first round of the spring semester’s virtual town hall meetings Wednesday, Jan. 20, and Thursday, Jan. 21.
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Details on Mandatory COVID-19 Testing for All Students
cofc president andrew hsu gets a covid testThe College of Charleston shared the following message with students on Friday, Jan. 15, regarding mandatory COVID-19 testing requirements during the spring 2021 semester.
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