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Student Affairs

We understand college is about more than attending classes and studying. At Columbia College, you'll find many ways to balance your academic life with fun and recreation.

Clubs and Organizations

Student Affairs at Columbia College offers many opportunities for students to be involved. Columbia College offers approximately 40 clubs and organizations from which you can choose to share your interest, learn new ones and develop important leadership skills


muddy funAthletic and recreational opportunities are furnished through the college's student center, fitness center, gymnasium, softball field, soccer field and tennis/volleyball courts.

Coed Intramural Sports such as volleyball, soccer, dodgeball and flag football are available.

Columbia College is a member of the NAIA Division I and the American Midwest Conference. The Columbia College Cougars compete in men's basketball and soccer, and women's basketball, volleyball and softball.

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Atkins-Holman Student Commons

Atkins-Holman Student CommonsThe Student Center houses Student Development, Student Affairs offices and student mailboxes. It is a great place to pickup a snack, play a game of pool or air hockey or watch TV on the big-screen.

Student Development

The Student Development office serves as a campus resource for all students, faculty and staff. It houses pamphlets, videos and a full library of information on drug and alcohol abuse, stress reduction and other health related topics. The center sponsors seminars, workshops and classes for personal development, leadership and outdoor adventures such as rock climbing, caving, backpacking and canoeing. It is also a great place to socialize between classes.

With this wide range of activities, campus life is anything but dull!