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Are You a…

Returning Student?

Definition: You have attended Columbia State in the past and are ready to return.

We’re glad you’re back!


You’re just a few steps away!

  1. Complete an Application:

    • Online
    • No application fee is required for returning students.
  2. Request Documentation

    • Transcripts (if needed)
      • If you attended a college since you left us, please request that your official college transcripts be sent directly to the Office of Admissions and Recruitment.
  3. Receive Acceptance

    • A letter of acceptance will be mailed to you from the Office of Admissions and Recruitment letting you know your NEXT STEPS.
Please note: If you already have a college degree, click more information about eligible program options available to you.

A Great Place To Start. Invest in Columbia State.

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