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Columbus State University

Department of Athletics

Learning is mental – and physical. Columbus State 's student-athletes are part of rich tradition built on excellence, inclusion, and creativity. Celebrate competition. Celebrate the Cougar spirit!

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Meet the CSU Cougars. Creative Minds and Competitive Spirits

Training. Teamwork. The thrill of competition. At Columbus State University, athletics is an important part of who we are. Reflecting the very best of CSU 's values, our student-athletes serve the community, maintain strong academic standards, encourage diversity and inclusion, and give us all a chance express our unwavering school spirit.

From baseball to soccer and from golf to track and field, we believe competition is a form of creative expression. Every event is an opportunity for CSU to connect with students, fans, our competitors, and the community.

Explore what it means to be a Columbus State University Cougar!

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Create Your Opportunity

Test your physical limits. Improve your speed and agility. Become a stronger and more confident competitor. As a Columbus State Cougar, you have access to state-of-the-art facilities that rival many NCAA Division I programs across the country.

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Create Your Memories

From cross country championships to golf invitationals, Columbus State University Cougars are hard at work. Schedules are packed with exciting events close to home and around the nation. Show your Cougar spirit by attending one – or many – with friends and family!

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Create Your Legacy

Cougar Club is the annual giving program for CSU Athletics. As a member, you’ll help student-athletes access high-quality facilities, train with the best coaches, travel to conferences and tournaments, and secure scholarships. Consider joining Cougar Club today.

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