Special Discounts

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Drayton Hall

Complimentary grounds pass or one adult admission for $9.00, which includes a house tour

Apartments and Communities

Phone Service

Sprint - contact provider for details
AT&T - contact provider for details
Verizon Wireless

Go to http://www.verizonwireless.com/discounts
Enter your work email address and select “Check for Discounts”
You will receive an email ….click the “get started” button in this email
Click on the “Register your Line” link in the “existing Customers” section under “enroll”

 Faculty/Staff Meal Plan - College of Charleston Dining Services

Dining Locations  843-953-5539

25 Meals for $155 (stop by Cougar Card Services in Berry Hall to sign up for a meal plan - Check, American Express, MasterCard, Visa and Discover are accepted) 

  • Meals can be used at Liberty Street Fresh Food Company & City Bistro & Marty's Place
  • At Liberty St Fresh Food  Co & City Bistro, meals are all you care to eat! At Marty's Place meals are worth one combo meal.
  • Faculty & Staff Meal Plans roll over from semester to semester until all meals are used.
  • With the Faculty & Staff Meal Plan, the cost per meal is only $6.20! (Regular lunch door rate is $9.25) 

Computer Sofware and Hardware



Microsoft Home Use Program

Ask vendors for educational discount availability

Transportation and Parking

CARTA Bus Service
Free rides on all CARTA busses with faculty/staff ID issued by Cougar Card Services
Airport Discount Parking

(843) 302-2288

Park for $6.00 a day at park & Go on Dorchester Rd. when you call and book saying you work at the College of Charleston or book on line http://park-go.com/lp/college-of-charleston.shtml  

St. Philips St. and Wentworth Garages

$10.00 all day parking with College of Charleston ID (money must be loaded on card through Cougar Card Services)

Athletic Clubs, Spas, and Nutrition

  • Gold’s Gym
  • Contact Andy Harnsberger, 329.4653 or aharnsberger@goldsgym.net
  • The Spa at Charleston Place
  •  25% Present Cougar Card at purchase (Monday through Thursday)

Lawn and Home Care

  • Lawnstarter makes lawn care easy. In minutes you can schedule service online and a top rated lawn care professional will work magic on your lawn.  To get $20 off a lawn care service, sign up with your College email and use the code college20.
    • Available to Students/staff/faculty

South Carolina State Parks

  • Statewide Park Passport is available for $60 (normally $75) which are good for one year from date of purchase and entitle you to free access to all 47 State parks for up to 14 persons in one persona passenger vehicle. (no buses or cargo vans)
  • Purchase must be made at Charleston Towne Landing (1500 Old Town Road, Charleston SC 29407), and you must show your College of Charleston ID card.

Charleston County Parks

Biltmore Estate, Asheville North Carolina

  • Visit MyCharleston, Employee Tab, Quick Links to obtain special discount code to purchase tickets on-line

SC Aquarium

  • Visit MyCharleston, Employee Tab, Quick Links to obtain special discount code to purchase tickets on-line