New Student Orientation

Information for Newly Admitted MPA Students

Welcome the Master of Public Administration at the College of Charleston! We are excited to meet our incoming Fall 2023 class and look forward to learning new ideas and building new relationships with you. Below is information about the upcoming orienation session and a couple of links to our course and program requirements. Attendance is mandatory for all newly admitted MPA students. If you have questions about orienation, please reach out to the program coordinator, Marla Robertson (; 843-953-6690) if you have any questions.  Please be sure to visit our Contact Us page for information on how to reach out to the faculty of the program.

New MPA Student Orientation:

mpa orientation flyer

Location: Room 206, Riley Center for Livable Communitiies (176 Lockwood Blvd. Charleston, SC)

Parking: Free parking is accesible across the street from the Center at Brittlebank Park

Date/Time: August 21st, Monday; 4:00pm- 5:30pm

We will provide snacks and drinks for this event.