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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
TOEFL: 80
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$35
Undergrad Application Fee
$55
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

Address:
600 South Michigan Chicago, IL 60605-1996
Phone: (312) 369-7130
Admissions Phone: (312) 369-7130
General Site: www.colum.edu/
Admissions: http://www.colum.edu/Admissions/Undergraduate.php
Application: http://colum.edu/apply

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Selena from Orlando, FL
  • Jun-18-2015 I am a current student here

    Don't buy the administration's pretty presentations. I love Columbia, but make sure you dig deeper and don't fall for anything they might say to get you to attend. Do the research yourself.

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  • Belinda from Chicago, IL
  • May-28-2015 I am a current student here

    Make sure you have the funds to go to this school. I have a 4.0 GPA and had a 28 ACT going in and I only got an 3,000 scholarship each semester. Don't expect a lot from them. You'll have to go outside to get scholarships.

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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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