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Admissions checklist

  • Step 1:

    Complete the application and arrange for your high school or college transcripts (if applicable) to be sent to the Office of the Registrar at 1001 Rogers St., Columbia, MO 65216.

  • Step 2:

    Authenticate your identity in the campus office or online with your webcam.

  • Step 3:

    Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) with school code 002456.

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What's happening at Columbia College?

  • Who wants to graduate faster?

    A Columbia College degree could change your life. The great news is that you can now complete your degree even faster, with six class sessions available each year.

  • Lake of the Ozarks CC 360 March Edition

    Spring brings change to the Lake of the Ozarks campus By Kim Bonine, director, Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks If you’ve stopped by the Lake of the Ozarks campus recently, you might have noticed some changes. We said goodbye to Advisor Thelma Arthur, who retired after more than 18 years of serving our students. We…

  • Lake of the Ozarks CC 360 January Edition

    Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks celebrates 25th Anniversary By Kim Bonine, director, Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks Columbia College-Lake of the Ozarks proudly celebrated its 25th anniversary Dec. 11 along with the fifth annual alumni holiday reception. The campus opened in 1990 with Dr. John Keeney serving as director for the past 25 years. The…

Contact us

Address: 900 College Blvd.
Osage Beach, MO 65065

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Phone: (573) 348-6463
Fax: (573) 348-1791

Office hours:
Mon-Thur: 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Fri. 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Student services

  • Career services

    The staff at the Grossnickle Career Services Center can help you make the most of your degree and career. They'll help you write a great resumé, perfect your interview skills and find a job. These services are free for life.

  • Local advising

    Whether you're starting a degree for the first time or transferring from another institution, your academic advisor will help you map out your degree courses to get you to graduation as efficiently as possible.

  • Military services

    The expert staff in the Ousley Family Veterans Service Center can help you access and manage your GI Bill benefits, and connect you with a range of support services to help you succeed at Columbia College.