CIU News

An eye-popping redesign of the Columbia International University student center and cafeteria will begin in spring 2019. The renovations will create more space in the cafeteria, add an additional... Read More
Michelle Raven, CIU student of Intercultural Studies
Columbia International University was well represented at this year’s Southeast Regional Conference of the Evangelical Missiological Society (EMS).Nearly half of the 23 papers presented at the... Read More
Shofar Cup Cook-Off
By Joseph KnightCIU Student Writer With banners, t-shirts, painted faces, and cheers, Columbia International University students competed in the annual, weeklong Shofar Cup Competition. The friendly... Read More
CIU alumnus Dr. Jeff Baxter
By Naomi BalkCIU Student Writer“There is nothing more important than knowing Jesus and loving the things that Jesus loves,” said CIU alumnus Dr. Jeff Baxter, the 2018 Evangelical Unity... Read More
Ottie Roberson with CIU President Mark Smith and wife Debbie Smith
By Bob HolmesIt’s not every day that you get to wish “Happy Birthday” to someone who just turned 107 years old. But that was the privilege of Columbia International University... Read More
The women on the campus of Columbia International University are never without a friend when they attend the monthly gathering of the Wives Fellowship. The theme for the month of March was “... Read More
Coach Jud Brooker addresses students at the groundbreaking.
By Bob HolmesAthletes from Columbia International University and Ben Lippen School will soon be sharing a new eight-lane multicolored Mondotrack, a leading innovation in track and field surfacing.... Read More
The CIU Rapid Response Club in action in Marion County, South Carolina
When a disaster strikes, who will be on the scene to assist those in need? How about a team of students from Columbia International University?The new Disaster Relief and Management program at CIU... Read More
Danny Reese, an assistant basketball coach at CIU.
On Saturday, March 4, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Danny Reese, Women’s Basketball Coach Temple Elmore and CIU basketball players, Elijah Spalding and Jordan Spruell, had the... Read More
While the students were away on spring break, the Columbia International University faculty and staff did a little spring cleaning on “I Love CIU Day” – a day of cleaning and... Read More
By Joseph Knight
CIU Student Writer
Nearly 100 business leaders from the Columbia area heard the Columbia International University president talk about leadership and CIU’s vision for the... Read More
A dramatic pro-life video produced by students in the Digital Media and Cinema program of Columbia International University is now being used by a local crisis pregnancy center.Under the direction of... Read More