Campus Life

At CIU, there are a variety of services and activities to enhance your academic experience, build long-lasting relationships with fellow students, and fulfill your personal and spiritual growth. 

Discover the Student CenterCIU students enjoying a game of pool in the student center.

Rossi Student Center is the CIU student’s first stop to get connected to student life on campus.  You can hang out with friends at the Ram Shack while enjoying a cup of coffee or the foods you love. If you like to play games, challenge fellow students to table tennis or pool. The dining hall and post office are also in the Rossi Student Center.

Academic Success Center

The Academic Success Center, provides tutoring, study groups, time management, and special needs amenities. 

Work on Campus

CIU students can choose to work on campus, and through Career Services, explore careers as you near graduation. 

Stay Spiritually ChargedCIU students worshipping during chapel service.

The CIU student’s spiritual life is integrated into every part of the CIU experience. CIU challenges students to earnestly pursue spiritual formation, and supports this charge with facilities such as Shortess Chapel and the Victory Prayer Towers for worship, prayer and reflection.

Get Involved

Get involved and get active! At CIU, athletic competition and physical fitness are an integral component of spiritual health. Become a CIU Ram, or participate in intramural/club sports. The Moore Fitness Center offers aerobics equipment, a weight room, and basketball and volleyball courts.  For students who prefer to get in touch with nature, on-campus hiking trails and the lake provide a pleasant outdoor experience.  

More information about community life at CIU can be found in the  Student Life Handbook