Residence Life Room and Board Information


Room Rates for the 2016-2017 Academic Year
 Standard Double Room Rate



 Standard Single Room Rate



 Cottage Double Room Rate



 Cottage Single Room Rate



Double as Single (Hudson, Wesley, Mirse, McNair)



Private Room Rate (only if offered after start of each semester) Add $300.00/semester


Board Rates for the 2016-2017 Academic Year:


 21-Meal Plan (Required for First Year Students)



 15-Meal Plan



 10-Meal Plan (Seniors Only)



 Commuter 5-Meal Plan



Any requests to make changes to meal plans must be received by the end of Add/Drop at the beginning of each semester. 

Commuter 21,15, or 10 meal plans are also available but are the same price as their residential counterparts.

Koala Bucks can be purchased separately through Sodexo
Students also say they enjoy these following conveniences
and attributes of living on campus:
  • Safety & Security- CCPD 24 hour police protection and Front Desks in buildings
  • Residence Life Professional and Student Staff (RA’s) on call 24 hours a day. (Mediations and room change process if needed)
  • Education and Social Programs in the Residence Halls
  • Use of the McNair Fitness Center!
  • Have your voice heard with the Residence Hall Association
  • Wi-Fi in the Residence Halls
  • Being close to the action on campus, Student Activities, Athletics, Music/Art Performances, Cultural Events, Counseling Services, Gym, and Indoor Pool etc.
  • Experience of living on campus with 600 friends and being a part of the Columbia College community
  • Convenience of parking on the main campus
  • No time to commute or wasted time due to breaks in class schedule and work on campus by attaining a work study job
  • Students who live on campus at Columbia College have statistically higher GPA’s than those who commute as well as increased attendance in class
  • Being close to Academic Resources such as the campus library, computer labs, Math Lab, Pearce Communication Center, Academic Skills Center, and The Institute for Leadership and Professional Excellence