Alumni at the Toronto International Film Festival
Five Columbia College Chicago Alumni will premiere films at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival

Alumni Advice Booklet for New Students
Hello alumni! Soon new incoming students will call Columbia home & we know college can be scary, exciting, & challenging. We’re looking for a little help from you to make these students feel encouraged, motivated, & welcomed. By Monday, August 18, please submit a one sentence piece of advice about starting college that we can publish in the Words of Advice booklet that they will receive at Convocation. Email

1st Annual Alumni T-Shirt Design Contest
The 2014 ColumAlum t-shirt contest is open to all alumni. Designs can be submitted through Monday, September 1, 2014. Finalists selected by the Office of Alumni Relations will be presented for voting by the general public on Friday, September 5, 2014. Voting ends Friday, September 26, 2014. Winner will be selected on Wednesday, October 1, 2014.

Announcing our 2014 Alumni Emmy Nominees. Columbia alumni are some of the best in television, representing shows such as BREAKING BAD, SNL, COSMOS, and more! Tune in to the live telecast on NBC, Monday, August 25th.

Check out photos from the Evanston/Skokie Alumni Welcome President Kim Event
Check out some photos from the Evanston/Skokie Alumni Welcome President Kim event held on June 7, 2014. Photographer- Jack Edinger (BA '06)

2014 Alumni Film Contest - Submit Today!
The 2014 Alumni Film Contest is now open and ready to take your submissions! We want to see alumni who have a credited role as a significant creative contributor in short or featured films. Deadline for submissions is August 30, 2014.

2014 Alumni at Manifest

Senior Vice President Warren Chapman overseeing Institutional Advancement
Senior Vice President Warren Chapman overseeing Institutional Advancement.

Alumni Film Winner's Feature to be Distributed Feb 1
The Trouble with the Truth, winner of the 2013 Alumni Film Contest
 will be distributed, starting February 1. Learn more...

Alumni on the Set of "The Mentalist"
Four Alumni find themselves working together on the set of The Mentalist

Alumni Film Winner to Show at Sundance
The Trouble with the Truth - Writer/Director: Jim Hemphill (BA '93)

Check out the interview with fellow alum, Horatio Sanz
Jimmy Carrane interviews Horatio Sanz at the Conversation in the Arts.

Once again Columbia College Chicago alumni will be making an impact on the Sundance Film Festival in January. Here is a list of 2014 Sundance Film Festival films that were made by our fellow alums.

Columbia Alumni are GOLDEN and we have SPIRIT!
Congratulations to our fellow alumni whose films are nominated for Golden Globes and Independent Spirit Awards.