New Student Onboarding Services (drop-ins, appointments, and virtual chat) will be unavailable on the following dates:
November 14, December 1, and December 8
New Student Programs Chat
Our chat feature can be found on the bottom right of this page. The hours of chat are Monday-Friday 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and the last Saturday of each month.
New Student Programs Email
If you have questions about updating or changing your program registration or need additional assistance registering, please email email@example.com
Please use your Columbus State Student Email Account and be sure to include your full name, CougarID number, and your question. You should receive a response within 3-5 business days.
New Student In-person Drop-ins
To speak with a New Student Coach in person, visit the lower level of Madison Hall during the hours listed below. Drop-in meetings may be limited to 15 minutes. If additional time is needed, please make a virtual appointment. Please have your Cougar ID number and questions ready before you come to campus. Please note: you may be referred to your recommended New Student Program prior to speaking with a New Student Coach.
Hours for In-person Drop-ins:
Mondays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Thursdays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fridays: Virtual Appointments Only
Virtual Phone Appointments
You can speak with a New Student Coach virtually through a scheduled phone appointment. Appointments are scheduled for 30 minutes. If you need additional time, you will need to make a follow-up appointment. Please have your Cougar ID number and questions ready before scheduling a virtual phone appointment. Please note: you may be referred to your recommended New Student Program prior to speaking with a New Student Coach.