Welcome to Buc Nation!
Discover Your Purpose
Ignite Your Curiosity
Join Our Family
Are YOU Ready?
Your best is within reach at CSU.
You will learn to think broadly and deeply about ideas, to engage biblical truths that ignite your curiosity, and to ask questions of the world and yourself – all aimed at preparing you to discover your purpose and achieve success in living it out. At Charleston Southern University, your purpose is our mission.
there’s no other
city like it
In the heart of the Lowcountry, Charleston has it all – great food, beautiful beaches and a booming economy.
A student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1 offers access to professors you can’t get at a larger university.
Our vision: To be a Christian university nationally recognized for integrating faith in learning, leading and serving.
Build new skills, professional contacts and your resume through internships in CSU's ELI program.
Your first step
There’s no better time to take your first step with CSU.
At Charleston Southern, we're all a family. You feel that family atmosphere from the very beginning.Nick Salley '20
CSU News & Events
Charleston Southern University will waive standardized test score requirements for Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 applicants with at least a 3.0 unweighted…Continue reading: Test flexible application policy announced for 2021
Charleston Southern University continues to draw national recognition for its education de…READ MORE: Charleston Southern named to U.S. News Best Colleges List
Charleston Southern University’s Horton School of Music is expanding its music course op…READ MORE: Decades-old Gospel Choir now offered as a course at CSU
The Charleston Southern University football ministry and CSU family mourn the tragic loss…READ MORE: CSU mourns loss of freshman football player in off-campus incident