Mission and Values

Our Mission Statement


The Center for Student Learning provides comprehensive academic support programs for College of Charleston students as they strive for excellence in learning, while promoting student leadership and development through peer education experiences. 


The Center for Student Learning is committed to supporting the College of Charleston's Core Value of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

We create and nurture a diverse and inclusive community demonstrated through our thoughts, words, and actions. We value and respect the unique perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences every individual has to offer. 


In doing so, we commit to

Recruiting and hiring 
employees who reflect the College’s diverse student body. 

Offering ongoing training opportunities for student employees in bias education and strategies to foster an inclusive learning environment. 

Collaborating with student employees to develop a CSL Community Agreement built on the foundations of mutual respect. 

Engaging in continuous conversations amongst the CSL professional staff and forming partnerships with various departments and programs across campus to engage students from all backgrounds.  

Soliciting feedback from student visitors and student employees to gauge the quality of the student experience in the CSL. Thus, making data-driven decisions to improve CSL experiences. 

Advancing a culture of support of learning and growth for all student employees through workforce development opportunities. 




Pledges from our Learning Center partners: