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Welcome to Fall Semester!

Dental Hygiene students welcoming

Dental Hygiene students welcome new students at Tuesday's Involvement Fair

Columbus State’s “Weeks of Welcome” (WOW) continue with another week of special events to help you kick off your college experience! WOW includes programmed activities to help you learn about the opportunities that exist outside of the classroom that can enhance your college experience. The events are free and sponsored by various campus departments and clubs. The activities take place on both the Columbus and Delaware Campuses.

Week 2: Explore Campus Resources and Involvement

Wednesday, August 28, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and 4:00- 5:30 p.m.-WOW Cookout and Festival,Nestor Hall Courtyard

Thursday, August 29, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.- Diversity Celebration, Nestor Hall Courtyard
Attend this social reception that celebrates diversity on campus.

Delaware Campus Week 2: Explore Delaware Campus Resources and Involvement

Thursday, August 29, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - WOW Cookout and Resource Fair in Moeller Hall, Front Entrance

Enjoy live entertainment and meet our “Celebrity Chefs” who will serve you a free lunch! This is also a great opportunity to learn about campus departments and services offered to students. Meet representatives from clubs or learn how to start your own club. Students can also learn about volunteer opportunities and even register to vote!


Need to pick a major? Attend the “Major Fairs”

New students and undecided majors can find out more about the hundreds of majors and degrees offered at Columbus State by attending one (or more) of the “Major Fairs,” starting in early September. At the Major Fairs, you can explore Columbus State’s programs of study, meet the faculty, find out what it takes to complete your degree, and explore career opportunities in each field of study. The Major Fairs are free and open to all students. The schedule is as follows:

Health Major Fair -
Your prescription for a healthy career!
Wednesday, September 4, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Nestor Hall Lounge

Business Major Fair - Take care of business!
Wednesday, September 11, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Nestor Hall Lounge

Information Technology Major Fair - Go for IT!
Wednesday, September 18, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Nestor Hall Lounge

Engineering Major Fair - Rev up your earning power!
Wednesday, September 25, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Nestor Hall Lounge


New hours, classes for the Fitness Center this fall

The Fitness Center, inDelaware Hall 082, will offer new hours and classes for Fall Semester.

Hours are: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday; 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday; and closed on Saturday and Sunday. 

Fitness classes are free to all Columbus State students, and are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. A Cougar ID is required to participate.

Classes are:

Circuit Training / Aerobics

Mon., Wed., Fri. 7:00 the Fitness Center
Mon., Wed. at 4:00 p.m. in DE 158


Mon. at 5:15 p.m. in DE 158


Tues. at 5:30 p.m. in UN 139


Thurs. at 4:00 p.m. in DE 158

Yoga / Pilates

Fri. at 12:00 p.m. in DE 158

Total Body Conditioning

Fri. at 1:00 p.m. in DE 158





Don't miss important activities- Check the calendar!

Lots more activities and events can be found on the Columbus State Activities Calendar: 


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