Save the Date


December 11

Cookies with Santa

December 11, 2023

Mark your calendar and plan to bring your children and grandchildren to this special Cookies with Santa event. More details coming soon.
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December 13

Faculty & Staff Christmas Coffee

December 13, 2023

Join us for the annual Christmas coffee event on campus hosted by the Columbia College Alumni Association. We can't wait to celebrate the season with you! More details are coming soon.
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December 14

Tour of Governor's Mansion

December 14, 2023

Get behind the scenes with our Tour of the Governor's Mansion during the holidays. More details coming soon.
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Alumni Awards

Each year, during Alumni Weekend, the Alumni Association recognizes four deserving graduates for their distinguished service to Columbia College and the community at large, as well as for any outstanding achievements in their chosen professions.

2023 Recipients

Distinguished Service Award—Nancy Burch Bunch ‘72
Career Achievement Award—Kaymani “Kay” Daniels West ‘97
Wil Lou Gray Outstanding Educator Award—Vivia Lawton Fowler ‘76
Outstanding Young Alumna Award—Kristin Wilson ‘17

Annual Alumni Weekends

Join us for our Alumni Weekend in 2024—more details coming soon. Check out the schedule from our most recent weekend. 


  • 50th Reunion Luncheon  
  • Campus Tour for 50th Class Reunion
  • Enjoy Evening activities with Your Classmates 
  • Reception for President’s Circle Society
  • On-Campus Art Gathering


  • Registration and Check-In
  • Coffee and Conversations
  • Alumni Awards and Business Meeting 
  • Champagne Brunch and College Updates
  • Class/Group Gatherings
  • Tour of Campus 
  • Tailgate with Current Student-Athletes