CIU News

Paul Grandacarpio

Former Columbia International University Ram Paul Grandacarpio is a hero. He scored the winning goal in the first home match of a new Columbia semi-pro soccer team.

Grandacarpio plays for...

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CIU Christian Life Conference 2018

Pastor Benny Tate speaks at annual Christian Life Conference

By Joseph Knight and Bob Holmes

Columbia International University celebrated the annual...

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The CIU Rams vs. Columbia College

Another historic milestone in the history of Columbia International University Athletics. Not only have the CIU Rams entered a new sport — volleyball — they won their first home match...

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"Florence Welcome Party" at CIU featured free donuts

The musings of student writers Naomi Balk and Joseph Knight during Hurricane Florence

I was in the Library when we found out that classes were cancelled for the rest of the...

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CIU President Dr. Mark Smith at convocation 2018

President Mark Smith delivers first message in renovated Shortess Chapel

By Naomi Balk

CIU Student Writer

Columbia International...

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Columbia International University is ranked #1 among colleges and universities in South Carolina by BestColleges.com.

The website’s rankings are intended to inform and guide...

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The House of Virtus

By Naomi Balk

CIU Student Writer

Hoke Auditorium could hardly contain the energy at the 2018 Throwdown signally the beginning of the annual House...

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CIU students take part in Monticello Road clean up.

Columbia International University students got up a little early on a Saturday morning recently and joined hands with community members as they worked to beautify the Monticello Road corridor...

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The book of Ecclesiastes reminds us that “There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a time for every event under heaven” including “A time to tear down...

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CIU students chat outside the renovated Fisher Building.

The fall enrollment numbers are in and Columbia International University is blessed with an increasing number of students to be educated from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the...

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Tie Dye at CIU Soccer.

By Naomi Balk

CIU Student Writer

Welcome Week introduced new CIU students to life on campus and involved them in creative activities. The warm reception...

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By Bob Holmes

“What do you think of the renovated Fisher Building?” asked the professor.

“Wonderful!” shouted one student. Others applauded. Some...

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