Want to experience Columbia for yourself? Take our tour.

Sign Up for a Tour

Our 90-minute walking tours are the best way to see what Columbia College Chicago has to offer, from our bustling campus in the South Loop to our active student community. Tours are designed for prospective undergraduate students and their guests, and they are led by student ambassadors. Each tour begins with a 30-minute information session about the college.

Are you a prospective graduate student? Learn about personalized graduate visits.

Academic Visits

Sign Up for an Academic Visit

On Mondays and Fridays, we offer in-depth visits to various academic departments. These visits showcase our academics and facilities and provide an opportunity for you to learn about our programs of study and curricula. Academic visits are offered on Mondays and Fridays at 11:45 a.m. starting on September 8.

See which departments you can visit.


Campus tours and Academic Visits start at 600 S. Michigan Ave. in the Tour Center on the 1st floor. View accommodations and directions.


Contact the Admissions Tour Center at 312-369-7220 or admissionsevents@colum.edu.

American Sign Language interpretation and wheelchairs are available by request. Please give two weeks' notice. Contact the campus visit coordinator at pramos.con@colum.edu to make arrangements.