Columbia College has provided opportunities for underrepresented students to gain greater access to higher education for more than 170 years. Thanks to a recent grant, those efforts are about to expand significantly.
Columbia College and the Columbia Housing Authority have agreed on an educational partnership to provide participants in the CHA’s Family Self-Sufficiency Program a discounted tuition rate. This opportunity to invest in an exceptional and attainable education is available to participants who take either Evening classes at the college’s main campus in Columbia, or online.
Three men in floor-length black robes entered the Bixby Lecture Hall through the back of the room, chatting amiably amongst themselves as they descended the stairs toward the front. On the stage at the front of the hall, another man stood up from his seat and said, forcefully, “All rise! Oyez! Oyez! Oyez!” Court was in session at Columbia College.