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Admissions Office & College Coaches

College Coaches assist new students with the application process and provide information on programs of study and next steps for enrollment, including Next Steps Sessions for Accepted Students, placement testing, and applying for financial aid.

Meetings with College Coaches are available on a walk-in basis Monday through Friday during regular business hours. Campus tours provide another opportunity to learn more about Columbus State.

Additional information about the enrollment process can be found in the Get Started Guide.

Columbus Campus

Madison Hall, lower level

(614) 287-2669
(800) 621-6407 x 2669

REGULAR HOURS
Monday, Tuesday, Thursdays 8 am - 5 pm
Wednesday 8 am - 6 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Last Saturday of the month - 9 am - 12 pm

*Last walk-in will be taken 1/2 hour before the Admissions Office closes

Delaware Campus

Moeller Hall
(740) 203-8345

Walk-in Advising Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 am - 11 am and 2 pm to 5pm

Friday 10 am - 2:30 pm


Finding your College Coach

1. Current Columbus State students

Find your Academic Advisor here.


2. Returning Columbus State students

Follow these steps to guide you through the enrollment process.


3. New Students

Please follow these guidelines for contacting College Coaches:

  • First, please review the Get Started Guide, which guides you step by step through the enrollment process at Columbus State.
  • Contact one College Coach for assistance with questions not answered in the guide.
  • Provide your telephone number and address to assist us with responding to your questions.
  • Meetings with College Coaches are available on a walk-in basis in the Admissions Office in the lower level of Madison Hall.
  • If you are a current CSCC student, please contact Advising Services.

Alternative Telephone Numbers:

Telephone Information Center, (614) 287-5353
Toll free in the U.S., 1-800-621-6407

 

Domestic and Immigrant Students

Students with last names

A-E

Leanna Stansell

(614) 287-2863

lstansell@cscc.edu

 

F-J

Libby Straub

(614) 287-5706

estraub@cscc.edu  

K-O

Jason Dutrow

(614) 287-2051

jdutrow@cscc.edu

 
P-T

Michell Ward

(614) 287-5689

mward51@cscc.edu

 

U-Z

John Sherwood

(614) 287-2205

jsherwood3@cscc.edu

 

 

4. International Students

Please contact the International Student Enrollment Services by telephone at (614) 287-2074, or toll free in the U.S. at 1-800-621-6407, extension 2074 or email istudent@cscc.edu.

F1 applicants may contact:

Thomas Giles

(614) 287-5884

tgiles5@cscc.edu

 

Other Non-immigrant visa holders and F1 transient applicants may contact:

Vanessa Kumar

(614) 287-5503

vkumar1@cscc.edu

Advisor to currently enrolled F1 international students:

Amy Bullock

(614) 287-2671

abulloc1@cscc.edu

 

5. Dual Credit/College Credit Plus - Taking Columbus State Classes while you are in high school.

What you may have known before as "dual enrollment", "post-secondary enrollment", or "concurrent enrollment" is all part of the College Credit Plus (CC+) legislation that we call Dual Credit. If you are interested in taking classes while you are in high school, please visit the Dual Credit/College Credit Plus CSCC page for more details to help you get started.

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Get Started - A Step by Step Guide - Applying and Registering for Classes at Columbus State

Future Students, Applying for college doesn't have to be a chore. There are five steps you need to complete:

  • Step 1: Apply For Admission
  • Step 2: Apply For Financial Aid
  • Step 3: Getting Started Information Session (Orientation)
  • Step 4: COMPASS/ESL Placement Testing
  • Step 5: Registration Workshop
  • Step 6: Register and Pay Fees

View the full Get Started Guide