Columbia College Chicago

Columbia Weekend 2018

It is our pleasure to invite you to Columbia College Chicago’s Annual Columbia Weekend on October 12th and 13th, 2018.

Join us for a weekend of student performances, stunning art, and meaningful social engagement on Columbia’s campus. The weekend kicks off with The Crawl – an art walk that celebrates the culture and creativity of the Columbia community. The Crawl features gallery openings, concerts, dance and street performances, multimedia demonstrations, and more.

On Saturday, participate in dynamic intellectual discussions with faculty, experience your student’s academic journey through departmental presentations, and attend the President’s Brunch.

A breakdown of the weekend is as follows:

Friday, October 12

3—5 p.m.—Student Services Drop-In Consultations and Early Check-In (623 S. Wabash Ave - First Floor)

4—9 p.m.—The Crawl (Campus-Wide)

6—9 p.m.—Family Reception and Check-In (1104 S. Wabash Ave)

Saturday, October 13

9—10 a.m.—Welcome and Concierge Stations (1104 S. Wabash Ave)

10—10:30 a.m.—President’s Welcome Address and Brunch (1104 S. Wabash Ave)

10:30—12 p.m.—Brunch (1104 S. Wabash Ave)

12:30—1:30 p.m.—The Academic Experience (Campus-Wide)

2—3:30 p.m.—The Maker Sessions (Campus-Wide)

Don’t miss this enjoyable opportunity for insightful discovery and engagement within your student’s community! 

Visit our website below for details. Registration begins September 17th. Make your accommodations early!

Friday, October 12 at 3:00pm to 9:00pm

More dates through October 13, 2018

Campus Wide

Event Type

Reception, Engage Columbia


Students, New Students, Student Activities


Contact Name

Brody C Tate

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