Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public liberal arts institution located in Conway, S.C. just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach.

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Coastal By the Numbers

16 :1

Student-to-faculty Ratio

Coastal at a Glance

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Teal Tuesdays

From the moment that a student steps on campus to years after they have graduated, they are encouraged to wear teal on Tuesdays as a show of school spirit and as a way to connect members of Teal Nation, no matter where they might be.

CINO Day brings the fun to close out a great semester.


CCU's largest, carnival-like event held near the end of the spring semester. Students are able to enjoy free rides, games, food, giveaways, and more.

Snap a photo with this bronze Chauncey Statue to commemorate your time at CCU.

Photos with Chauncey Statue

One of the first and last traditions for students while they are on campus, involves having their photo taken with the bronze Chauncey. Chauncey, the University's mascot, is cast in bronze at the entrance to the TD sports complex.

Marching band

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Campus Life

CCU is a vibrant and dynamic experience that goes beyond the classroom. Our campus is a lively community filled with opportunities for personal growth, community engagement, and unforgettable memories. Learn how you can be a part of it.

Financial Aid

At CCU, we believe that financial aid should not be a barrier to accessing higher education. Our Financial Aid office is dedicated to making your college dreams a reality by connecting you with the financial resources you need to succeed.


CHANT411 provides a central point of contact for students, families, faculty, staff and visitors who want a question answered or need guidance navigating the university system. They're happy to help answer questions via text, phone, email or social.

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