Earning your online degree can be intimidating, but Columbia Southern University makes the transition to an online student a smooth process. CSU faculty and staff are always just fingertips away to assist you in completing your degree online.

Throughout your academic journey, you will be supported with a wide range of resources to make online learning with CSU convenient and productive. In addition to encouragement from faculty, many student support service options are provided, including:

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Academic Advising & Student Support Center

The Academic Advising & Student Support Center will assist and support you in attaining your educational goals through an interactive advising process and throughout your college career.

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Office of the Registrar

The Office of the Registrar will help you coordinate registration and your student records.

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Student Resolution

Our Student Resolution staff is available to resolve academic issues.

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Success Center

The Success Center provides services through the math & writing centers that will aid in your success throughout your academic career.

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Remote Proctor Now

Remote Proctor Now gives you the ability to take online exams without the presence of a human proctor.

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Career Services

Our career development counselors are here to assist you with your career-related goals whether you are just starting out, making a career change, or seeking a promotion.

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Easy Enrollment

Let CSU help you advance in your studies quickly, easily and on your schedule.

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Text Connect

Communication that fits your life is our goal. Text Connect makes communication as simple as possible.

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While you might not be able to meet with our support staff face-to-face, you aren’t alone. Apply today to learn firsthand how CSU provides quality support to thousands of students.

Student Support

Are there resources available for assistance with math courses and writing assignments?

Yes. The Success Center has math and writing specialists available to assist you with course requirements. Students can submit a math or writing request via the MyCSU Student Portal or reach the Success Center at 877.875.0533 during normal business hours. You can also email TeamSucceed@ColumbiaSouthern.edu.

What degree programs does CSU offer?

CSU offers associate, bachelor’s master’s and doctoral degrees, as well as certificates and continuing education. For a full list of degree offerings, visit ColumbiaSouthern.edu/Degree.

How can my advisor help me?

Your advisor can help you with many things including updating degree advisements, taking enrollments, helping you with degree plans and course selection. Your advisor is here to help you plan and prepare so that you can graduate on time.

How do I apply for scholarships

What scholarships are available through CSU? CSU offers several scholarships including scholarships for Learning Partners, CSU alumni, military spouses and more. To see a full list, visit ColumbiaSouthern.edu/Scholarships.

Will my transfer credit be accepted at CSU?

Columbia Southern University prides itself on the maximization of transfer credit. As is also common practice among universities, CSU has articulation agreements with other institutions of higher learning. These articulations provide for the acceptance by CSU of credits and/or degrees earned at other universities and colleges. A listing of these universities and colleges can be found at ColumbiaSouthern.edu/Admissions/Transfer-Credit. Beyond the articulation agreements, transfer credit is evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Are e-books available?

E-books are currently available in certain CSU courses. Students will be notified at the time of enrollment if there is an option to choose an e-book. Academic advisors or student services specialists can also assist with this information.