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Cougar Card Services

Connect to campus life at the College of Charleston by using your Cougar Card to access events, facilities, and services.  The Cougar Card is the official College of Charleston identification card. It is issued to all members of the campus community.

Your first Cougar Card is free! To obtain it, please be prepared to present one of the following unexpired, government issued forms of photo identification:

  • Driver’s license
  • State issued ID card
  • Passport
  • Military ID

Please carry your Cougar Card with you whenever you are on campus to identify yourself as a member of the campus community.

Meal Plan Options for Fall 2016

Meal plans are convenient, flexible, and loaded with options. Your meal plan includes dining locations all across campus with a range of menus and offerings. You’ll get guaranteed value, whether you eat on campus three times a week or three times a day! We’ve got you covered. To review the meal plan options visit Dining Services. Visit the Meal Plan page for more information.

Students can sign up for and purchase a meal plan for Fall 2016 via the MyHousing/MyDining portal on MyCharleston until Tuesday, August 16.

The Terms and Conditions for Meal Plans can be reviewed online and must be agreed to before signing up for a meal plan through the online portal.

The deadline for meal plan changes and cancellations for Fall 2016 is Monday, August 29 at 5:00 p.m.

Meal plans can still be purchased after August 29 in Cougar Card Services but can no longer be charged to the eBill and must be paid for at the time of purchase with cash, check, or any major credit card.

Dining Dollars and Cougar Cash carry over to the next semester, Meal Swipes do not.

Web Deposit Instructions-Add Cougar Cash or Dining Dollars

Deposit funds to Cougar Cash or Dining Dollars online using the eBill system, funds will be available within two hours.

Students:  Access your eBill through MyCharleston, click on the Academic Services tab then open the eBill link.  Go to the eDeposits tab, select the term and Cougar Cash or Dining Dollars.  Enter the amount and preferred payment method.  Confirm to process.

Authorized Users:  From www.cofc.edu select MyCharleston located on the top border of the page.  The Welcome to MyCharleston page will display.  In the left column are Quick Links.  Select the link for eBill and logon.  Go to the eDeposit tab, select the term and Cougar Cash.  Enter the amount and preferred payment method.  Confirm to process.

Employees: Access your eBill through MyCharleston, click on the My Accounts tab and open the eBill link at the bottom of the page. Go to the eDeposits tab, select term and Cougar Cash or Dining Dollars. Enter the amount and preferred payment method. Confirm to process.

Riding With Carta

Students looking at their Cougar Cards

CARTA (Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority) service, on all routes, continues to be free for College of Charleston employees and students! Simply show your Cougar Card to the driver as you board the bus.  A separate pass is not required.  You must be a student enrolled in the current term or an active employee to take advantage of this free service.  Information about bus and shuttle schedules may be obtained online at ridecarta.com. Sit back, relax and enjoy the ride!