Live Purple

Are you Live Purple?

Live Purple was created for young alumnae of the last ten years by the Columbia College Alumnae Association to help you stay close to the classmates and campus community that made your college experience so wonderful. Don’t forget to update your email to receive the latest news and upcoming events!


Pay It Forward…  There are many ways to support your alma mater!

 A Gift to the Loyalty Fund

The Loyalty Fund supports all areas of our College and makes the biggest impact.  Gifts can be made online or by sending in a check (payable to Columbia College) to Columbia College Office of Advancement, 1301 Columbia College Drive, Columbia, SC 29203.

Refer a Student

Help another young woman begin her adventure at Columbia College please fill out the following form: Alumnae/i Referral Form or contact the Office of Admissions at or (803)786-3871 with recommendations for the Women’s College, Graduate Program, Evening College and Online Program.

 Become a Mentor

Visit CLIMB Mentoring Program online to learn more about what it takes to be a Columbia College Mentor.

Young Alumnae: Live Purple GOLD Society

Columbia College graduates of the last decade have the opportunity to be annually recognized as an elite donor of the President’s Circle Society.  Levels of giving are represented by the number of years as a Columbia College Alumna/Alumni.  Graduates of the last decade are invited to join the Live Purple GOLD Society.

Note: Qualifying gift amounts are for the 2017-2018 fiscal year.  Monthly gift amounts are approximations and based on the 12-month fiscal year cycle (beginning July 1).