Weather Advisory

Weather Update - CIU Closed Through Oct. 9

Columbia International University is closed through Friday, Oct. 9, due to the result of excessive flooding in the Columbia area. Essential staff members who can make it to campus should consult their supervisor and report to CIU the rest of this week.

Because portions of Monticello Road are closed, essential staff members will need to find alternate routes onto campus.

CIU will open for classes and all employees on Monday.

Alternate Route to Campus

  • From I-20 or downtown Columbia, take I-77 toward Charlotte

  • Take Exit 27 to Blythewood Rd 

  • At the light, take a left and continue on Blythewood Rd until it ends at Hwy 321

  • At the stop sign, take a right onto Hwy 321

  • Then, take a left onto Cedar Creek Rd

  • Continue down Cedar Creek Rd until it deadends into Hwy 215 (Monticello Rd)

  • Take a left onto Monticello Rd and continue to CIU on the right

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