Campus Resources and Support Services

We want you to be aware of the many campus resources and support services available to you as you navigate your college experience. We remain committed to helping you stay connected and supported to meet your personal, academic, and career goals.

Below is a list of campus resources and support services. Some of these services will be offered in-person and others may have online or remote options. The list is a quick overview of the resources available, and we encourage you to also visit the specific office's website for up-to-date information on office hours and to email or call with any questions you may have.

For information on campus building hours, visit the Building Hours website.

Campus Resources

Student Center – 754 S. Wabash Ave. 
The Student Center has a fitness center, meeting rooms, a cafe, and much more. It also houses the Career Center, Makerspace, and the Student Organization and Leadership Office. Please visit studentcenter.colum.edu for more information or email studentcenter@colum.edu with any questions. 

Columbia Library  624 S. Michigan Ave. 
The Columbia Library offers many services and resources for students to address any research needs, and assists students needing access to a computer in order to participate in an online course meeting. Assistance is available via chat on this website or by email at library@colum.edu. The library can provide access to many e-books, streaming media, research guides, as well as College Archives and Special Collections. Visit the website and schedule an online chat to learn more.
 
Museum of Contemporary Photography - 600 S. Michigan Ave.
Prior to visiting, you are encouraged to make a reservation. Please visit mocp.org for more information on hours and ticket reservations.
 
Digital Print Center – 623 S. Wabash Ave.
To submit orders online or make an appointment, visit the DPC website.
 
ShopColumbia - 619 S. Wabash Ave.
Visit shop.colum.edu for hours.
 
Barnes and Noble Campus Bookstore – 624 S. Michigan Ave.
Visit the Campus Bookstore website for hours.

Support Services

Technology Support for Remote Learning 
If you need technology support, visit this website for a list resources and to assist with accessing Office 365, finding your classes on Canvas, requesting technical support, and many other technology-based questions. In addition to this website, you can also email clientservices@colum.edu, call 312-369-7001, or submit a ticket on Team Dynamix for tech-support.
 
Columbia Central 
If you have questions or need support with financial or enrollment services, visit this website for hours and more information. 
 
Academic Services and Advising 
If you need support with the registration process, declaring your major, or understanding your graduation requirements, make sure you are in regular contact with your assigned academic advisor. View this website to learn more about Academic Advising, Student Persistence, TRIO, and Academic Coaching. Check the website for details, email collegeadvising@colum.edu, or call 312-369-7645 for more information.
 
Services for Students with Disabilities 
The Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) Office coordinates support services for students with temporary or permanent disabilities. Staff members also assist in providing equal access to successful educational experiences at Columbia College Chicago. To contact the SSD staff, send an email to ssd@colum.edu or call 312-369-8296, or visit this website for more information.
 
Counseling Services 
Students can make appointments and talk to therapists via email, phone, and now a secure telehealth platform. On-call therapists are available during regular business hours, and Counseling Services continues to update this website with resources and tips for coping. To contact Counseling Services, email counselingservices@colum.edu or call 312-369-8700 for support.
 
Student Relations 
In collaboration with Counseling Services and Academic Affairs, Student Relations is available to provide therapeutic support as well as address a variety of challenges which can impact student success. Student Relations can help students make connections with support services, and many staff and faculty will refer students to Student Relations for assistance. To contact Student Relations directly, call 312-369-8595, and if necessary, leave a voicemail with your contact information and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
 
Student Health Center 
Visit the Student Health Center website for the most up-to-date information. To make an appointment, please call 312-369-6830. The receptionist will answer or return calls promptly, and please be prepared to answer several questions before an office visit is scheduled.

The Career Center 
If you need career advising, internship support, student employment, or general career guidance, you should work directly with the professionals in our Career Center. Please use this website to learn more about all our career services. You should also check them out on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter @ColumCareer for updates, ideas, and virtual events. Students are encouraged to contact the Career Center directly by email at careercenter@colum.edu.
 
Academic Center for Tutoring (ACT)
To make an appointment for tutoring, email tutoring@colum.edu or visit this website for more details and information.
 
If you have questions about any of these services, or other campus resources not listed in this email, do not hesitate to email studentpersistence@colum.edu and they will be happy to support you and make a campus connection.