August 2013 Events
Dr. Smith begins as interim president
Deadline for finalizing financial arrangements and making first payment for Day program
NAS Jacksonville and Jacksonville campuses joint commencement
Deadline for new Day students to apply for admission and returning students to apply for readmission
Day Campus Fall sport athletes and international students arrive
Nationwide and Online classes begin
Mon. 12-Tue. 13
New Day Campus faculty orientation
Evening Campus faculty workshop
Day faculty fall conference
Day early move-in for new residential students
Last day to add Online undergraduate courses
New student pinning and orientation for Day students
Nationwide last day to add undergraduate in-seat classes
Day welcome week activities begin
Last day to register before classes begin
Storm the Gate - Day Campus
Day and Evening classes begin
Last day to drop a Nationwide/Online course without financial liability and academic record
Day Campus and Evening Campus last day to register for classes and add classes
Lake County, IL campus commencement
Last day for Day and Evening students to drop a course without financial liability and academic record
AHE Division and St. Louis campus 40th Anniversary celebration
College Colors Day
In this issue
- Dr. Smith begins as interim president
He will continue the college's commitment to excellence.
- Searching for a new leader
After a comprehensive process, the college will announce the next president in February 2014.
- Celebrating 40 years
The AHE division and Columbia College-St. Louis, the first Nationwide Campus, commemorate their anniversaries.
- College to host prestigious international program
Students from Iraq participating in an English language study will learn and live at Columbia College.
- A top school for military students
The Military Times ranked the college 13th for tuition assistance students.
- Congressman attends commencement
A U.S. representative spoke about the importance of education at the Orlando campus ceremony.
- Students returning to campus
Programs will be held for new students to immerse themselves in college life.
- Denver assistant director runs for her life
Allison Friederichs participated in a zombie obstacle 5K for charity.
- Testing Center receives national certification
The center is one of only three that are certified in Missouri.
- Did you know? The college receives awards all the time
Columbia College is nationally and regionally recognized.