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Columbia College Chicago Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: recommended
Recommendations: Yes
Secondary School Record: Yes
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

600 South Michigan Chicago, IL 60605-1996
Phone: (312) 369-7130
Admissions Phone: (312) 369-7130
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Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Edon from Aurora, IL
  • Jan-15-2015 I am a current student here

    Columbia focuses more on your art-form and helps you hone it, rather than worry about taking gen-eds (they do have them, and they are required, but they aren't as big of a deal). If you want to go to a school that is more art-intensive, then Columbia is for you.

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  • Nik
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a current student here

    Bundle up for the Chicago winters! Don't worry about fitting in, there is some of every kind of personality - tons of diversity. Many students have a flair for the dramatic or artistic, so they are loud, personable, and creative.

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  • Vanessa
  • Aug-22-2014 I am a current student here

    If you aren't in love with your major, don't do it. Working hard really isn't enough to get by at Columbia. You HAVE to be passionate about everything you do regarding your major (you don't necessarily have to be passionate about math class) to feel accomplished and feel like your putting your best foot forward.

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  • Elvis (female)
  • Jul-29-2014 I am a past student here

    Use the kitchen in the dorms. Eating out can get expensive, and residence hall cafeterias are never yummy. If you've got a stove and hands, make the most of what's in front of you, save your parents some cash on that overpriced meal plan.

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  • Griselda from Vernon Hills, IL
  • May-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Sign up for as many scholarships as possible as Columbia tuition increases! Respect your teachers because they are professionals that will help you out in your career. Don't worry about your neighbor or how well the person sitting next to you is doing. Only worry about yourself and how you will succeed. Work hard and do the small jobs that nobody wants to do, trust me people/teachers will notice you more. Columbia is huge and very competitive, so don't worry about trying to be friends with everyone.

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