About Columbus State University
Be here. Be inspired. Columbus State University's Main Campus and CSU RiverPark Campus offer sophisticated learning spaces, unique cultural attractions, and endless outdoor adventures.
Creative learning starts with creative environments – places that bring people together, encourage fresh thinking, and embrace new ideas.
Columbus State University's two campuses are designed with intention. Libraries, interactive classrooms, performance spaces, athletic facilities, and residence halls blend the very best of learning and living. Even better, both campuses are integral parts of Columbus, a welcoming and livable city with a creative energy all its own.
With free hourly shuttles between campuses, it's easy to stay connected and avoid traffic and parking hassles. Come explore all the benefits of CSU's Main Campus and CSU RiverPark!
Columbus State's Main Campus is built for exploration. Pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly, the campus covers 132 meticulously maintained acres. As a student, you'll have access to expansive green spaces, world-class research centers and science labs, and modern athletic facilities.
Live where you learn. Main Campus features three residential areas that make living on campus safe and convenient. With on-campus food services and multiple restaurants, coffee shops, and meeting places nearby, it's easy to connect with friends and create your new home away from home.
Surround yourself with inspiration. CSU RiverPark Campus is located in historic Uptown, the creative heart of Columbus. Home to the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts and the Coca-Cola Space Science Center, everything about Uptown is designed to inspire. Go whitewater rafting on the Chattahoochee River, explore the urban sculpture park, or relax with friends at an outdoor café.
CSU's RiverPark Campus features some of the nation's most sophisticated teaching and performance spaces. Stretch your creative mind as you explore the Schwob School of Music, theaters, galleries, and art studios. With housing for more than 400 students, RiverPark Campus can be your creative hub and home!
Not ready for an in-person visit? Our on-demand virtual tour is the next best thing to being here. Get a snapshot of campus life to find out what makes us Creative to the Core.