CIU Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at CIU. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit CIU Disability Services.
CIU for the Military
While not a "service academy", CIU does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit CIU Veteran Services . For more information, check out our CIU for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Columbia International University
CIU offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Columbia International University
CIU has a comparatively small, student body. There were 545 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 513 (94.1%). Part-time attendance was 32 (5.9%).
Columbia International University is Ranked #533 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, CIU receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank CIU #533 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Columbia International University Competes in the NIAA
We wanted to tell you about student athletes at CIU, but that information was not available.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Columbia International University Athletics