College of Charleston

Are you staying in the Dorms? That’s so exciting! The following are frequently asked questions about your stay the College of Charleston. If you have any other questions please let Patricia or Donna know.

  • Where do I check in/out?

Check-in on Friday 12noon-11pm at the College of Charleston Res Life Office at Berry Hall(80-A St. Phillip St.). Your reservation is under your name and Seed & Feed Marching Abominable. See Getting There for directions. The band has paid for the rooms as a lump sum. Any charges damage to your room you will be responsible for paying the band back. Check out is on May 29th by 1 pm. We will be staying in the George Street Dorms. You will get all these details on upon check in.

  • Where do I park?

Your parking pass is only valid in the WP Lot (a surface lot located at Warren Place; Warren St. between St. Phillip and King). The lot next to the George Street dorms is an hourly parking and your permit is NOT valid there. If you have not turned in your parking form to Patricia you will not have a parking permit. Charleston is a pedestrian friendly city and all gigs are walkable.

  • What is my suite like?

Your suite is fancy pants! Each suite is 3 , 4 or 5 rooms connected by a common space and kitchen. The kitchen has a stove, dishwasher, microwave and some suite have washing machines. The 3 bedrooms suites have one shared bath-room and the 4 bedroom suites have 2 bathrooms.

  • What is my room like?

Your room contains one full/double bed and a closet. There are no overhead lights or linens. See the packing list below for details on things to remember.

  • I’m sharing a room with someone else. Will we have multiple keys?

Sorry no. For each room you will be issued one key to access the building, suite and room. Do NOT misplace this key. It will cost you $75 to replace. Ask yourself at night. Do I know where my roommate is?

  • Can I go swim in the Days Inn Pool?

Hell yes! Come on over! The pool is there for you to enjoy!

Don’t Forget to Pack

There’s an old adage “ain’t nothing in life that’s free?” Those cheap accommodations at the college come with a bit of extra planning. Here’s your packing list for the dorm.

□ Bedding/linens – Bring Full-sized Sheets for dorm mattresses.

□ Pillows

□ Blankets

□ Towels, washcloths, hand towels, matt or rug for shower

□ Hangers

□ Beach chairs and/or chair for hanging out

□ Optional Kitchen Comforts (coffee maker, can/bottle opener, pots and pans)

□ Microwavable plates, bowls, cups, utensils, paper towels

□ Laundry and Dish Detergent

□ Alarm Clock

□ Lamp for room

Rules of the Dorms

  • No smoking in the rooms.
  • Be aware that there are cameras in the common areas. We are guests of the College so please be conscious of this.
  • You may hang lights and decorations in and outside of your rooms. You are not allowed to use duct tape, glue guns, electrical tape or any other destructive adhesives, nails or tacks. You may use sensitive tape such as painters tape or zip ties.
  • You may put your names and photos on your door and windows as long as you remove the tape and leave no damage. USE SENSITIVE TAPE.
  • Please leave confetti at home as our Spoleto organizers have asked us to not bring it to any gigs.