Discover the possibilities! Students and their parents are encouraged to attend a Saturday Showcase to explore life on campus at Columbia College. Learn more about our academic programs, visit one-on-one with professors, tour campus with a current student and see what campus resources are available.
Saturday Showcases are ideal for high school juniors, seniors and their families who are beginning the college search process. Transfer students are also welcome as we will share transfer-specific resources and information throughout the event.
Free parking will be available in our non-residential lots, located along Rangeline Street and the corner of Tenth and Rogers Street. For more information, view the campus map or driving directions.
GPS Address: 1001 Rogers Street, Columbia, MO 65216
Arrival & departure
Check-in opens at 9 a.m. in Atkins-Holman Student Commons, 1st floor. Upon arrival, you will be given your schedule for the day, an informational packet and t-shirt. Please plan to stay for the duration of the event which is expected to end around 1:30 p.m.
In the morning, students will visit the Resource Showcase, where they will learn more about the resources available to new and transfer students. All guests are invited to take a walking tour of campus with Student Ambassadors, which will last about an hour. Your tour will include visits to the residence halls, dining hall, athletic complex, classrooms and much more. Following the campus tour, all guests will hear from campus officials with information about admissions, scholarships, financial aid and student affairs, and hear from a panel of student leaders. Guests will also have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with faculty in each major as they learn more about our academic programs. Admissions staff and student ambassadors will be on-hand to answer your questions about life at Columbia College.
Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be provided for all guests. Please notify the admissions office if you have any dietary needs or restrictions at (573) 875-7352.
Overnight accommodations are plentiful in the Columbia area. For more information on hotels and motels, visit the Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau website at visitcolumbiamo.com or call (800) 652-0987.