Web Services

The Department of Web Strategies provides strong solutions and services for members of the campus commnity to convey the character, quality and heritage of the College of Charleston online, support the academic mission of the College, and to make critical information easy to access and use.  These services include:

The College Website

The College of Charleston's website www.cofc.edu consists of academic, administrative, special project, and research websites. Marketing and Communications is responsible for ensuring that all sites are consistent with the College's brand and visual identity standards. Information Technology is responsible for the maintenance and support of the systems infrastructure and software necessary for maintaining the College’s website.  Learn more about the College's website standards at collegemarketing.cofc.edu.

College Calendar

The College Calendar, located at calendar.cofc.edu, is the master event calendar for the College of Charleston. The Office of Strategic Communications in Marketing and Communications manages the calendar while Information Technology provides technical administration and support.

People Server

Information Technology provides faculty and staff free web space on the People Server to upload and house College-related web pages. Faculty and Staff webpages are located at people.cofc.edu. To request a web account, please contact Helpdesk and open a support ticket.

Student and Clubs Servers

Information Technology provides students and student organizations free web space to upload and house web pages. Student web pages are located at stu.cofc.edu. Student club and organization web pages are located at clubs.cofc.edu. To request a web account, please contact Helpdesk and open a support ticket.


Blogs provide a ready-made platform, in a unique journal-style format, that allow you to get your information up for display fast – and, best of all, blogging requires very little technical knowledge. Request a blog account by contacting Helpdesk and opening a support ticket.

Cascade Server

The College's content management system (cms) is Cascade Server by Hannon Hill. Cascade Server provides a web-based platform for maintaining the College's academic and adminstrative websites.

Social Media

The Division of Marketing and Communications maintains College of Charleston accounts on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube and is responsible for generating new content as well as posting appropriate information from various offices, departments and units. Visit cofc.edu/about/socialmedia/

SharePoint Services

Microsoft SharePoint Services is a browser based, collaborative tool available for faculty and staff.  To request a SharePoint site, please contact Helpdesk at 843.953.3375 and submit a ticket. Your request will be processed quickly.


The College webcams, located at webcams.cofc.edu, provide views of campus through the College's website.  These cameras are maintained by Information Technology.  To sponsor a camera, please contact webmaster@cofc.edu for details about camera models, cost, location, and implementation.

online representation that accurately portrays the character, quality and heritage of the College of Charleston, makes critical information easy to access and use