New Student Orientation

Congratulations on being accepted to Columbia International University! We are thrilled to welcome you to the student body during orientation!  This mandatory program will be informative and essential for your life as a student here at CIU. You and your parents/guests will have an opportunity to hear from a variety of campus representatives, engage in meaningful discussions, and begin to navigate the campus. 

During orientation, you will accomplish the following:

  • Make new friends with your incoming class and current students
  • Learn about your academic program and various resources available
  • Get your course schedule and finalize paperwork
  • Discover opportunities for involvement around campus
  • And much more!

Your parents and guests will also benefit by:

  • Learning about important University resources
  • Meeting faculty, staff and fellow parents of new students
  • Having all paperwork finalized and questions answered
  • Joining in prayer over the students
  • And much more!

Summer orientation dates have passed. Visit the Admitted Students page for your new student checklist and more.