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Student Success Workshops

Columbus State offers a variety of workshops designed to provide students with skills to help them succeed in college and beyond. Many of our workshops are hosted in the Success Week format, in combination with our Financial Wellness series, with back-to-back workshops on specified dates. With each workshop you attend, you can be sure to leave with new knowledge and skills to assist in your educational journey. 

Register for these workshops in CougarConnect, and be sure to check in at the event so your attendance is recorded in your co-curricular transcript.

Workshops in the September Success Weeks at the Columbus Campus and Delaware Campus include raffles for prizes. 

Success Week: A chance to learn - and win!

Student Success workshops will be held during Success Week in October on both the Columbus Campus and Delaware Campus.. Click the links below to explore each workshop topic and register to attend. For every workshop you attend, you will be entered into the grand prize drawing for a laptop. Attending more workshops = more chances to win!
See Success Week Raffle Information below for more details.

Columbus Campus Success Week: October 21, 22 and 25

ALL workshops will be held in the Library Media Studio (CO-111).

Columbus State Finance majors on site each day beginning at noon for personal assistance with budgeting, credit scores, and financial apps.

Monday,October 21 
9-10 a.m. Intorduction to Self Defense
10-11 a.m. Introduction to Self Defense
1-2 p.m.. Budgeting now and for the future
2-3 p.m. Investing: How to be a millionaire

Columbus State Finance majors on site from noon-3 p.m.

Tuesday, October 22
9-10 a.m. How to increase your chances of being awarded a scholarship
10-11 a.m. Budgeting now and for the future
11 a.m. - noon Digitize your time!
Noon - 1 p.m. Don't let resume mistakes haunt you
2-3 p.m. Living paycheck to paycheck? How to stretch your money
3-4 p.m. Cultural awareness
4-5 p.m. Get Involved

Columbus State Finance majors on site from noon - 5 p.m.

Friday, October 25
11 a.m. - noon Leadership 101
2-3 p.m. Financial apps
3-4 p.m. Investing: How to be a millionaire


Success Week Raffle Information:

Gift Card Raffles$50 gift cards will be raffled off at the end of each workshop on the Columbus Campus. Signing in and staying for the duration of the workshop is required. Students may win a gift card at each workshop they attend.

Laptop Raffle: Your name will be entered in the raffle once for every workshop you attend at both the Columbus Campus and the Delaware Campus. Signing in to workshops and staying for the duration of each workshop is required. Six laptops will be raffled off throughout Autumn semester. Winners will be contacted after the winning names are drawn. Winners may only win one laptop.

Financial Wellness

Columbus State Community College is dedicated to helping students make wise financial decisions throughout their lifetime, from planning and paying for college to starting a career and beyond. Each semester, we hold forums featuring top industry experts presenting on different financial wellness topics. We invite you to attend to start on your own road to upward financial mobility!

Click the button below fto find out more about financial wellness workshops. Register for Financial Wellness Workshops as part of September Success Week on Cougar Connect.