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Understanding Your Award Letter

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Congratulations on receiving your Award Letter.  This page is designed to help you understand your Award Letter and guide you through the process of finalizing your financial plan for attending Columbia College Chicago.

If you have not received your Award Letter please click here for detailed information on how to obtain an Award Letter.

If you have received your Award Letter…lets get started.

Your Award Letter Packet

Your Award Letter Packet contains all the tools necessary for you to finalize your financial plan.  The following tools are included:
  1. Admitted Student Days designed for admitted students to become more familiar with Columbia before making a final college choice. SFS Material Covered
  2. The Money Part Workshops designed to provide a small and intimate setting to assist students and their families in beginning and understanding the financial process.
  3. Student Financial Services Consultation Services designed to provide in-person, telephone, and online resources to our students and families.


      1. Secure Your Funding
      2. Manage Your Account
      3. Become Money Smart
2014-2015 Award Letter Workbook click the links below.
Undergraduate Students Graduate Students