Ticket Information

The following tickets are available for purchase:
Class of 1967 50th Reunion Celebration: Please join us for hors d’oeuvres and cocktails to celebrate the 50th reunion for the Class of 1967. Members of the Classes of 1966, 1967, and 1968 are invited to attend. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

    • Early Bird:$45 per person until April 6
    • Regular Price: $60 per person starting April 7.

CofC Career Center Networking Reception, A Cinco de Mayo Celebration for Alumni and Students: Alumni and students are invited to kick off Spring Alumni Weekend with a nacho bar and delicious non-alcoholic and alcoholic margaritas and cervezas. In true Charleston fashion, we’ll mix business with pleasure, so bring lots of business cards, resumes, and knowledge of jobs and internships to share with fellow Cougars.

    • Early Bird: $25 per adult; $10 per student until April 6;
    • Regular Price: $35 per adult; $15 per student starting April 7;

Alumni Weekend Champagne Brunch: Join the Alumni Association as we celebrate Alumni Weekend over a champagne brunch on Rivers Green behind the Addlestone Library. Bring your “Cougar Cubs” to this kid-friendly event and enjoy reuniting with fellow classmates. There will be children’s activities, photo opportunities with Clyde, and a chance to order your very own College of Charleston Ring. In addition, you will have the opportunity to visit the beautiful Addlestone Library and get an exclusive view of items from CofC’s Special Collections. The delicious brunch includes coffee, tea, champagne, mimosas, and Charleston Mix Bloody Marys.

    • Early Bird: $30 per person, $10 for children ages 7-18, free for children ages 6 and under until April 6;
    • Regular Price: $40 per person, $15 for children ages 7-18, free for children ages 6 and under starting April 7.

A Charleston Affair: Our 118th annual celebration to welcome graduates into the Alumni Association will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017, from 7 until 10 pm, across the College of Charleston main campus. Proceeds will benefit the Alumni Association’s programs and scholarships. All VIP tickets include access to General Admission area.

    • NEW THIS YEAR! Class of 2017 Tickets
      Members of the Class of 2017 are honored guests and will have the opportunity to purchase their personal tickets at a reduced price before general ticket sales open. Tickets for members of the Class of 2017 are on sale for two days—March 1 and 2—at a reduced price as a graduation gift. Members of the Class of 2017 will receive an email on Wednesday morning, March 1, with instructions on how to purchase one “Class of 2017” ticket at $60 (regular price $100) for their personal use. Graduating students must make this purchase on Wednesday or Thursday, March 1-2. Reduced price “Class of 2017” tickets will not be available after Thursday, March 2.

      IMPORTANT: “Class of 2017” tickets are non-transferable and will not be honored unless the valid, government-issued photo ID matches the name on the ticket. In other words, these tickets cannot be re-sold or given to anyone else to use.

      For members of the Class of 2017 who would like to bring a guest (age 21 or older), regular price ticket sales will open the second week of March and they will receive another email with a special code and instructions for purchasing one regular price ticket. Regular price tickets are transferable.

    • Alumni Tickets
      Each alumna/alumnus may purchase up to two tickets (total) to A Charleston Affair on a first-come, first-served basis, depending on availability. Proceeds from this event will benefit programs and scholarships for the College of Charleston. All VIP tickets include access to General Admission area. There a six ticket levels for A Charleston Affair this year:
      • All Access VIP Pass: Love to come in early, roam the party, and be treated like a rock star? Purchase the All Access VIP pass and enjoy all four VIP areas—Randolph Hall, Towell Library, Class Reunion at Craig, and the Honors College Anniversary Celebration at the President’s House—as you explore A Charleston Affair 2017. All Access VIPs may enter at the St. Philip/Cistern Yard Gate beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $250 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $300 per person starting April 7.
      • Randolph Hall VIP Area: The heart of our beloved campus will feature a top shelf open bar, an enhanced menu, air conditioning, and private restrooms. View the festivities from the portico or step through the private entrance to the dancefloor. Randolph Hall guests may enter at the St. Philip Street/Cistern Yard Gate beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $200 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $250 per person starting April 7.
      • Towell Library VIP Area: Enjoy a premium open bar, air conditioning, and private restrooms at one of the most historic and beautiful buildings on campus, steps away from the Cistern Yard dance floor. Towell Library guests may enter at the St. Philip Street/Cistern Yard Gate beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $150 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $200 per person starting April 7.
      • Class Reunion at Craig VIP Area: Did you graduate in a year ending in a “2” or a “7”? Then join your classmates here for a premium open bar, air conditioning, private restrooms, and easy access to all ACA has to offer! Class Reunion at Craig Conference Center guests may enter at the St. Philip Street/Cistern Yard Gate beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $125 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $150 per person starting April 7.
      • Honors College 50th Anniversary Celebration VIP Area at the President’s House: Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Honors College with fellow alumni, faculty, and staff. Enjoy a premium open bar, air conditioning, private restrooms, and easy access to the rest of ACA, just up Glebe Street. Honors College VIP guests may enter at 6 Glebe Street, beginning at 6:30 pm. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $125 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $150 per person starting April 7.
      • General Admission: Dine on delectable southern fare. Enjoy craft beers in the Alumni Biergarten, fine wines in the Champagne Court, and mixed drinks in the George Street Lounge. Dance under the stars to live music by the incredible band, Fantasy, in Cistern Yard, and DJ YNot in Cougar Mall. Fantasy will be playing beach music from 7-8 pm, so plan to enter our shag contest or to take free lessons from alumni experts. Alumni who purchase general admission tickets may enter at the Coming Street/Greenway Gate or the St. Philip Street/Greenway Gate. Tickets will not be sold at the door.
        • Early Bird: $100 per person until April 6;
        • Regular Price: $125 per person starting April 7.

    All guests must be 21 or older to attend.
    Tickets will not be sold at the door.
    No refunds or exchanges will be given for this event.

    To purchase tickets, click here.