Columbia International University is on a 400-acre campus in the suburban setting of Columbia, South Carolina, not far from Columbia.
Columbia International University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to join – including chorus, theater groups, and more.
Interested in Greek life? Columbia International University does not have fraternities or sororities.
Columbia International University has the Student Union. In fact, more students participate in the Student Union than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Columbia International University include Mu Kappa, Student Missions Connection, GradLife and African American Fellowship Ministries.
Columbia International University students' favorite campus events are World Christian Week, Homecoming and Winter Formal Banquet.
This table offers information on housing at Columbia International University.
|On-Campus Housing||Yes||Required for senior|
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||80%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||20%|
Columbia International University offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through senior year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Columbia International University students live on campus. In 2022, 80% of undergrads at Columbia International University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 20% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Columbia International University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Columbia International University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
At Columbia International University 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 university, funding, and competition 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 Columbia International University:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Soccer||√||√||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Track And Field||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
|Cross Country Running||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport||√||√|
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.
Columbia International University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Columbia International University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Columbia International University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Columbia International University, take Interstate 20 to Columbia, SC. If you need to fly, book your flight to Columbia Metropolitan airport.
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