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Holiday Closing

Holiday ClosingCampus Holiday Closing is Friday, December 25, 2015 through Friday, January 1, 2016.

Offices will close at 12 noon on Thursday, December 24.

Offices reopen Monday, January 4, 2016.

  • The college is closed, and there will be no on-campus, in-person, or telephone student services available during the Holiday Closing.
  • Online registration and fee payment via CougarWeb will be available.
  • Avoid the holiday rush and register NOW for Spring Semester, which begins Tuesday, January 19, 2016.

 

Holiday Closing FAQs

Are services for students closed on all campuses and Regional Learning Centers?

Yes. Offices will reopen Monday, January 4.

What WILL I be able to access online during the Holiday Closing?

CougarWeb
Student email
Blackboard
The college website: www.cscc.edu
The Spring Semester Class Schedule
All other web-based resources

Can I register for Spring Semester classes during this period?

Yes, using CougarWeb, you can log on and register for classes and pay fees.  You can also access the Spring Semester Class Schedule to search for your classes. The fee payment deadline for Spring Semester is January 13, 2016 at 11 p.m.

What if I discover a restriction on my registration during this period and am unable to register?

If you have a financial restriction such as an unpaid fee, parking ticket, or etc., you can pay it online, however you may not be able to immediately register for classes. Other restrictions that require personal assistance—such as an academic restriction or financial aid restriction—may have to wait until January 4, 2016 or later to be resolved.

Can I call or email someone if I need help?

During the Holiday Closing, you may receive a bounce-back message to your email, which will be answered when the college reopens.The Telephone Information Center will also have a holiday closing message, instructing you to call back on January 4, 2016.  

When is the best time to register or pay my fees?

Register now! 

You have until December 24 to select your Spring Semester classes and get answers to all your questions. If you encounter a problem or restriction registering for Spring Semester during the holiday period, wait until January 4, when all Student Services will open to help you.  The last day to pay fees for Spring Semester is January 13, 2016 by 11 p.m.  Classes begin January 19, 2016!

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