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The Citadel Spotlights

Citadel Parents' Weekend 2014

PARENTS' WEEKEND

One of the college’s four major weekends, Parents' Weekend will take place October 10 – 12. The celebration features many traditional events including the presentation of class rings to the First Class cadets. Learn more >>

2014 Oath Ceremony, Class of 2018

CAPITAL ONE MASCOT CHALLENGE

The Citadel’s mascot Spike is one of only 16 college mascots in this year’s well-known Capital One Mascot Challenge. Support Spike and vote here >>

The Citadel named #1 public college in the South, four years in a row

WE'RE #1, 4 YEARS IN A ROW!

The Citadel once again ranks in the top slot in the South for its category, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best Colleges rankings report. Learn more >>

The Citadel Regimental Band and Pipes returning to Edinburgh, Scotland

"AMERICA'S BAND"

The Citadel's Regimental Band & Pipes is the only U.S. military college band to ever be invited to the exclusive Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo. They will return to Scotland in July '15 with the help of supporters. Learn more >>