Affinity Magazine

Each issue of Affinity magazine shares news from the college, alumni event photos and profiles on faculty, staff and alumni who exemplify Cougar Pride. All alumni are encourage to submit information for Class Notes.

Keep up with your alma mater! Read previous issues of Affinity magazine online.

Paving the Way

A ceremony was held Monday, August 29, to turn on Alumni Fountain for the first time. As part of the Quad, the fountain includes engraved bricks to represent the 36 Columbia College locations across the nation. The Quad is designed around a central walkway that includes the fountain, a garden honoring our Christian College heritage, a dining pavilion, amphitheater and new home for Campus Safety. View more photos from the unveiling.

2016 Alumni Awards

In recognition of the exemplary accomplishments of our outstanding alumni, the CCAA is proud to recognize
the recipients of the 2016 Alumni Awards.

This year's award recipients were honored at the annual Alumni Awards Banquet and Presentation on April 29.

Read about this year's recipients.



Scooter the Cougar is always ready for an adventure! See where CC alumni, students, staff and faculty have taken Scooter in our Scootergraphs Photo Album. You can also share your Scootergraphs on social media. Posts your pictures to Twitter and Facebook with the hashtag #selfieswithscooter.

To request your very own Scooter cut-out or submit a Scootergraph photo, email the Alumni Relations office at

Alumni Data Verification

The CCAA partnered with Publishing Concepts, Inc. (PCI) to conduct a comprehensive data verification project. The updated alumni information will be used in assembling our the CC Alumni Directory, which will be published in November 2016.

Read the FAQs.

Membership Rewards Program

The CCAA proudly guides the future by fostering lasting relationships with students, alumni and friends worldwide. Discover the many benefits, opportunities to get involved and resources available to more than 83,000 members worldwide through the Membership Rewards Program.

To request more information about the program, email



Find out how you can get involved with the CCAA. Work with students, connect with classmates and find opportunities in your area to support your alma mater.

Ways to Volunteer

Update Us

Update your contact information and share career moves, marriage and birth announcements and other good news with your fellow alumni.

Alumni Update Form

Alumni Gear

Whether you're looking for the perfect gift or something for yourself, the CCAA merchandise store has everything you need to show off your Cougar pride.

CCAA Store