Fall 2015 Registration Dates

Fall semester begins on August 24. Priority registration dates are May 18 – June 9 depending upon student’s priority registration level. Open registration begins June 10.  The list of fall classes will be available on April 10 via “Class Search”: https://apps.gocolumbia.edu/ClassSearch/

Summer 2015 Registration Dates

Summer Term & Registration Dates: Summer term begins on May 4. Priority registration dates are April 13 – April 21 depending upon student’s priority registration level – http://www.gocolumbia.edu/admissions/priority_registration.php Open registration begins on April 22.

Fire Academy Graduation Scheduled for April 30, 2015

Columbia College’s Fire Academy Graduation will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Oak Pavilion.  The Fire Academy is one of the college’s signature Career Technical Education (CTE) programs, providing strong job opportunities and critical community service to our service area. Successful Cadets will be honored during the ceremony.

Columbia College Scholarship and Awards Celebration – April 22, 2015

The Columbia College Foundation will host the annual Columbia College Scholarship and Awards Celebration from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, in the Dogwood Forum. Recipients and Donors will be honored at the event. The program includes musical performances, remarks from outstanding students and scholarship donors, and a closing reception with refreshments prepared by the Columbia College Culinary Arts Program. Students, faculty, staff and the public are encouraged to attend.

Columbia College Automotive Program Receives National Accreditation

  The automotive training program at Columbia College has received accreditation by NATEF and The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE). Columbia College’s automotive program has been accredited in the area of “Automotive Service Technician.” To achieve this coveted recognition, the school’s automotive training program underwent rigorous evaluation by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF). Nationally accepted standards of excellence in areas such as instruction, facilities, and equipment were used. “This is great news for automotive-minded young people and their parents,” said Donald Seyfer, former NATEF Chair. “Because this program increases cooperation between local education and industry leaders,…

Office 365 ProPlus Available to Students at No Cost

Frequently Asked Questions – For Students What is the Office 365 ProPlus benefit for students? Academic institutions that are Microsoft customers and license Office for all faculty/staff are be eligible to offer Office 365 to their Students at no additional cost.  Students can take advantage of free Office 365 ProPlus, through a self-sign up process if the institution hasn’t turned off the feature or once their institutions enable this option. Why is Microsoft introducing these changes? Microsoft is committed to the success of each student and educator. Microsoft believes this offer will help students thrive in their educational endeavors by…

Columbia College Free Financial Aid Workshop Community Cash For College

The Columbia College Financial Aid Office invites the community to a free financial aid workshop on Saturday, February 28, 2015 between 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Starbucks located in the Junction shopping Center. No appointment necessary.  Financial Aid professionals will be available to answer questions and provide one-on-one assistance to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application online. Undocumented students are welcome and will receive assistance completing the Dream Act Application. Both applications have a deadline of March 2, 2015. To complete the application online, current and prospective students will need to bring the…