Are you applying for jobs this semester? Check this out!


Fall is rolling in! As everyone scurries to prepare for all the exciting opportunities on the horizon, it’s time to gather all those important pieces of work and professional documents that represent you. If you’re just starting college, you might have never created a resume before. Worry not!…

Chicago is more than the South Loop

Why? Because Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Columbia College calls the South Loop home, but what you see on the way to class is just a small piece of this marvelous place. There is awe-inspiring history and culture embedded in each and every “L” stop.

New students, we call upon you to take the “Ventra U-Pass Challenge.” You have 2 weeks to pick up your pass, find a spare afternoon, grab a pal, and hop on the CTA to explore a new neighborhood. 

Learn about the what/when/where of picking up your pass here and get maps, apps, and so much more over at the Chicago Transit Authority.

Tag your adventures with #VentraUpass and ccc_advising will share college advisors’ tips for the best things to do in Chicago.

We are excited to see all of our new students at Convocation on Friday. Last year was a blast. Take a look: