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2021 Matriculation Headquarters

Site launched:  6 May 2021
Site updated:  27 July 2021
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Parents & incoming cadets should carefully review both the Admissions and Commandant’s web pages below to ensure necessary preparation for Matriculation Day. The Parent Resources and Important Dates sections are aimed at providing new cadet parents familiarity with useful campus contacts, resources and calendar information.  Note:  The site will be updated as new information becomes available.

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Please follow the instructions and guidance in the following sections:

matriculation-admissions-section | (800) 868-1842

Success Packet  (arrival info, what to bring, hair regulations, shoes/boots/PT info)
  Summer Assignments & Assessments
The Guidon    Class schedule questionnaire (also available on Lesesne Gateway) [instructions]
Matriculation Day activities    Computer recommendations



(843) 953-3020 

Company Legacy Request Form (only if you have a parent, grandparent, or sibling who attended/attends The Citadel). [legacy policy]
  Policy on leaves & furloughs 
Warehouse & Storage Information   Band Company Selectees Information
FERPA - Release of Information Form   Photo Release Form (required if you do not wish to have your photo featured in Citadel communications)
Food Allergy Form   List of items issued to cadets 
Policy on telephones/cellphones 
  Traffic diagram for 14 August
The Gathering 2021

matriculation-parent-section | (843) 953-6088 

The Citadel Family Association   Parent and Family Orientation Course
Postal Services at The Citadel   Counseling Center
Campus Alcohol & Drug Center (CADIC)   The Citadel's Ombudspersons
Treasurer’s Office   Football season tickets - Red Zone | Midfield
Hotels near The Citadel (NEW)      


  17 May   Mathematics placement exam opens
1 June   Modern language placement exam opens
4 June   Class schedule questionnaire due
6 July    Bills available via Lesesne Gateway
26 July    Report date for fall sports athletes
1 August   Modern language placement exam closes
5 August   Bill due via Lesesne Gateway  
3 August   Mathematics placement exam closes
14 August   Matriculation Day

Please note:

  • This page will be updated throughout the summer, so check back often!
  • The Citadel will be sending both parents and incoming cadets e-mail news and instructions, so please ensure that your firewalls allow "" emails to pass through.
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