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GoArmyEd Information Portal for Columbus State University


4225 University Avenue
Columbus, GA 31907
706-507-8800 (Main Campus)
                                                                                                         Building 9230
                                                                                                         8150 Marne Road 
Fort Benning, GA
                           706-507-8805 or 706-507-8825 (Fort Benning Office) 

Two convenient ways to assist you:
Stop by our office on Fort Benning. We are located in Building 9230 at the Soldier for Life Center .  
 We are open Mon-Fri 0800-1630.
or visit our website at http://benning.columbusstate.edu


Columbus State University is the ideal university for active duty soldiers looking for blended education flexibility.


  •  All of our programs have full regional accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).  All classes taken at CSU will be fully transferable to any university in the U.S.
  • We are a proud member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC), dedicated to helping soldiers reach their educational goals
  • Unlike many on-post schools, we offer a full campus with over 8,200 students only 12 miles away

                                                  CSU is the only school on Fort Benning that offers

Associates, Bachelors, Graduate and Doctorate degrees.
  • For a complete listing of the more than 70 degrees offered at CSU, please visit our degree program catalog, which includes a detailed list of all completion requirements. 
  • CSU offers two full semesters each year (fall and spring) and a shorter semester in the summer.  For the complete Academic Calendar, including application deadlines and registration dates, please visit:



    1. Submit your Common Application to set up your GoArmyEd Account.
    2. Complete the Columbus State University admissions packet to the Fort Benning Office via e-mail or in  person. You must be an accepted student before you can sign up for classes.  Click here to go to the printable admission packet:        

CSU Admissions Packet

   3.  You may scan and e-mail your completed packet to:                   



           Or drop your Admission Packet off at the Fort Benning office located in Building 9230 in the Soldier for Life Center.


           You may also mail your packet to:           

       Office of Admission

        Columbus State University

          4225 University Ave.

          Columbus, GA 31907


If you have any questions about Columbus State University, GoArmyEd, application and admissions information or registering for classes, please feel free to visit us at our office or call us at                    706-507-8805 or 706-507-8825







*Quick Links
-Ft. Benning page
-Veterans Affairs
-ROTC: Green to GOLD
-Academic Calendar
-Degree programs

As of August 16, CSU was included on G.I. Jobs 2011 list of Military Friendly Schools. The list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace veterans as students.