The following services can be enjoyed by our graduated alumni:

Alumni Center

The Alumni Center is open to all alumni: relax on the porch, enjoy a cup of coffee or tea, browse through the alumni author books or yearbooks, and enjoy free WiFi. Call us at 803-807-5500 or email us at

Alumni E-News

Subscribe to the Alumni E-News at Stay current with news, events and resources.

Alumni Meals

Alumni may receive three free meals in the dining room per year. Tickets for meals must be picked up beforehand in the Alumni Office.  (These tickets are for alumni only).

CIU alumni prices: breakfast - $3.50; lunch - $4.00; dinner - $4.50.
Guest prices: breakfast - $6.50; lunch - $7.00; dinner - $7.50.
Children's prices: ages 0-2: free; ages 3-8: 50% off the guest price; ages 9 and up: same as guest price.

Breakfast: Mon-Fri 7:30-8:30am, Sat 8:30-9, Sun 8-8:30
Lunch: Mon-Fri 11:45-1:30, Sat-Sun 12:30-1:30 
: Mon-Fri 5:15-6:30, Sat 5:30-6:00, Sun 5:00-5:30

Ram Shack (Coffee shop)

8:30am-4:00 pm
6:30 pm-11:00 pm
*Closed during chapel*
*Closed Weekends*

JobBoard (Career Services)

For help with your career planning or to let others know of a job opening, go here.  To access a database of jobs, go here.

Church Health Consulting and Leadership Coaching

Dr. Roy King, seminary professor and former director of Alumni Relations can help leaders diagnose problems and develop a strategic plan that may include other CIU faculty. Ministries served are asked to reimburse any travel and/or materials costs. Fees and honorariums are determined by those served after service is received. Gifts can be designated for Church Health.

For more information visit Dr. Roy King's website.

CIU Podcasts

Continue to experience life-changing Chapel messages after you've left CIU! Contact the bookstore at (803) 807-5263 to order CDs. Click here to subscribe using I Tunes or another player and experience CIU chapels all over again for FREE!

Conference Services

The Conference Services Department of Columbia International University assists churches and other organizations by providing campus facilities and services for conferences, youth camps, and meetings which are for a religious, educational, or community purpose. Call the Conference Services office at ext. 5773 to make reservations or visit the Conference Services website for more information.

Fitness Center

The Moore Fitness Center is located on CIU's campus behind the McQuilkin classroom building. Alumni may purchase memberships for a small fee. Amenities include an aerobics room, a free weights room, a full-size gymnasium, and a cardiovascular room with a full complement of circuit training, treadmills, recumbent bicycles and elliptical machines. Sports equipment may be borrowed from the front desk for up to one week at no charge.

Guest Rooms

Please contact the reservation line directly at (803) 807-5525 or email Alumni Relations does not book guest rooms.

Alumni graduates including undergrad, grad, seminary, certificate get one free night per year per household.

Rates for additional rooms or nights, or non-alumni are as follows:

  • Alumni, additional night (double occupancy) - $45 per night
  • Non-alumni (double occupancy) - $55 per night

Restrictions: The alumni price is non-transferrable, i.e., friends and relatives may not use this benefit in place of alumni. Benefit not applicable during Homecoming or other special events. 


Local or visiting alumni who want to check out books from the G. Allen Fleece Library at CIU may purchase an account for $10, which is good for ten years use of the library. Out-of-town alumni are welcome to search the library's catalog.  Interlibrary loans are also available. Alumni also have access to the ATLA database. Assistance in using the database is available from CIU reference librarians. Email for user name and password


Need an official or unofficial transcript? All transcripts are processed in 3 to 5 business days. The registrar's office can provide 24 hour processing, when it is available. More information: CIU Registrar's Office

Transcript request form(PDF format)

Curriculum Ministry Resource Department

The Curriculum Ministry Resources Department (CMRD), located in the lower level of the Ridderhof Building (below the Communications Department), has over 10,000 items for teaching the Bible to preschoolers through adults. Call (803) 807-5160 for information or visit the CMRD online.

Computer Lab Usage Instruction While on Campus:

No charge for this benefit. Please present a current picture ID at the SCC desk to recieive a one month Guest Pass. Click Here For More Information

Courtesy Audit a Class:

For information on how to courtesy audit a class please email 


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