New Biology 100 Section added!

Good news! A new section of Biology 100 has been added to the timetable! If you’ve been wanting to take Biology 100 here is your chance! This is a liberal arts biology course for non-Science majors beginning with an introduction to the basic principles of biology. The course covers basic cell biology as well as a survey of human organ systems and how these organ systems relate to human health. More details about the course here: 

Biology 100 (2)

Library Fines and Transcript

Important message from the CC Library to all students! Do you owe any library fines before registration? If you have outstanding fines you may not be able to view your transcripts. You can check to see if you have fines by following these instructions:

1) Go to
2) Click on “Log In”
3) Log in using your student number & the last 4 digits of your student number as your PIN
4) Click on your name to see if you have any fines – if you do, you will get a message in red.

Students can come to the library next week to pay or discuss their fines, between 9 am – 2 pm.

USA/Seattle Trips: Important Info

download (1)Columbia College is no longer organizing  trips each semester to Seattle, USA. Students must book their own trips to visit America.

Here are 2 trusted companies that Columbia College has used during our visits down to the states in the past:

WestTrek: Columbia College has used WestTrek for all of our last 4 visits to Seattle. They offer both 1 and 2 day trips depending on the season. Take a look on their website to find a tour date that suits you.

For more information visit their website:

Discover Canada Tours/Club ESL Are a great company that has been offering tours to various locations for several years. They offer 1, 2 and even three year tours to Seattle and even Portland.

For more information visit their website:

PLEASE NOTE FOR THOSE APPLYING FOR THE US VISA: College will NOT be giving you any letter to say you are attending a trip. You should request one from the tour company or use the email confirmation you receive after you purchase your ticket.