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Colleges / Columbus State Community College

Columbus State Student Life

Columbus State is on a 188-acre campus in an urban setting in Columbus, Ohio. There are many activities and organizations for Columbus State students to participate in – chorus,, , and more.

Columbus State does not have fraternities or sororities.

Columbus State has a thriving Phi Theta Kappa. In fact, more students participate in Phi Theta Kappa than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Columbus State include Student Nurses Association, Student American Dental Hygiene Association, Landscaping Association.

Columbus State students' favorite campus traditions are Week of Welcome, Martin Luther King Celebration and Women's "Herstory" Month Celebration.

Does Columbus State Offer Student Housing?

Columbus State does not offer housing.

All Columbus State students live off campus Columbus State does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Columbus State Athletics

At Columbus State there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Columbus State:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Golf Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Is Columbus State Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Columbus State Community College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Columbus State campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Columbus State offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Additionally, Columbus State has Vehicle Assistance with lockouts and jump starts.

Plan a Visit to Columbus State

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Columbus State, take Interstate 670 to Columbus, OH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Port Columbus International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Ohio you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Columbus State's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Columbus State Students

50%

Women

50%

Men

26%

Full Time

82%

Part Time

99%

In State

1%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

56%

20%

8%

6%

5%

3%

2%

0.31%

0.10%

Undergraduate Students

26,185

Non-Resident / International Students

565

Columbus State Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

26,185

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

95%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,910

Out-of-State

$7,872

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 21
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