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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Ania Greiner
Director, Adm. Events & Serv.

Address
600 S. Michigan Ave.
Room 200E
Chicago, IL 60605

Phone
312-369-7034

Email
agreiner@colum.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Museum of Contemporary Photography
Hokin Annex and Gallery
Shop Columbia
Haus at the Quincy Wong Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Art Institute of Chicago
Millenium Park
Magnificent Mile
Field Museum
Shedd Aquarium

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday-Friday
9-5
312-369-7034

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Academic Year
Times: 10:30 & 1:30 Monday-Friday, 11am Saturdays
Average Length: Varies

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
N/A

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
By Metra/Amtrak Amtrak 1-800-872-7245 Metra 312-322-6777 Northwest Station and Union Station: Take the Indiana/Hyde Park # 1 bus from Adams and Canal Street south to Michigan and Harrison. LaSalle Station: Walk five blocks east on Harrison to Michigan Avenue. Randolph Station: Take the # 3 bus from Randolph and Michigan south to Harrison. By CTA: Toll Free 1-888-968-7282 Red Line Monday thru Friday: Harrison and State stop. Walk two blocks east to Michigan Ave. Weekends and Holidays Jackson and State stop. Walk two blocks east to Michigan Ave., turn right and walk three blocks south to Harrison. By Plane Midway Airport Subway "EL" Take Orange Line to Library/Van Buren stop. Walk east to Michigan Avenue. Take right to Harrison. Taxi Expect to pay around $20 from Midway to Columbia College. O'Hare Airport Subway "EL" Take Blue Line to LaSalle stop. Walk east on Congress to Michigan Avenue. Take right to Harrison. Taxi Expect to pay around $35 from O'Hare to Columbia College.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From I-55 (Stevenson): Proceed to the end of the expressway and take Lake Shore Drive north to Balbo Street. Take Balbo to Wabash; turn right to Harrison. From I-57 to I-94 (Dan Ryan)or I-90/94 (Kennedy/Edens): Exit on Congress Parkway. Drive east to Wabash; turn right to Harrison Street. From I-290 (Eisenhower): Follow signs for Congress Parkway. Drive east to Wabash; turn right to Harrison Street.

Admissions

Applicants: 8,953
Acceptance Rate: 82%
Average HS GPA: 3.25






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