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Welcome to Wally Says!

Who is Wally the Turtle?

Wally, the Wall Pond Turtle is CCU's social norms mascot.

What are Social Norms?

Social norms focus on correcting misconceptions about behaviors of Coastal Carolina University students.  The goal of the campaign is to empower students to make more informed decisions by providing them with facts, not stereotypes or rumors.

For more information about social norms and other schools that have similar campaigns, check out the National Social Norms Institute. 

What does it mean to you?

Wally provides Coastal students with information that their peers have shared with the National College Health Assessment from 2012.


64% of CCU students don't drink or keep it to 4 or less when they go out.
84% of CCU students are willing to be designated drivers.
79.3% of CCU students eat before they drink or don't drink at all.

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