Digital Campus Visits


Is Columbia Right for You?

A great opportunity for you to get to know us better.


Come meet us online! Campus View Events are one of the best ways to see if Columbia is the right fit for you. This spring and summer we are bringing our View Events to you! We invite you to sign up for a Virtual View Day or an online Program Info Session (or both!) You also have the option to explore our video showcase below, or to set up a one-on-one Zoom call with a member of our friendly Admissions crew.





Join us for a Virtual View Day

Next Event: June 9th, 2021
3:30-4:30 PM


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Student at Computer

The next best thing to being here IRL. A one-hour interactive online session with a great mix of content to give you a helpful overview of what students can expect at Columbia Bible College. As a special thank you, we'll waive your $50 application fee for participating.

  • Meet the Admissions Crew
  • Hear a quick intro from President Bryan Born
  • Learn what makes Columbia unique
  • Get to know our programs
  • Tour campus
  • Find out about financial aid opportunities
  • Be entered in a draw to win a $500 bursary
  • Hear from our student panel
  • Q & A time via live chat



Online Program Info Sessions



HCA Training

Health Care Assistant

Hear from Trish Giesbrecht, Program Director, and Tina Richardson, Director of Admissions. You'll learn key info about program content, career outcomes, scheduling, financial aid opportunities, and how to know whether this is the best fit for you.

Next session: June 26th, 2:30pm PST 


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HCA Training

Educational Assistant

Hear from Tina Richardson, Program Director. You'll learn key info about program content, career outcomes, scheduling, financial aid opportunities, and how to know whether this is the best fit for you.

Next session: June 26th, 3:30 pm PST 


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More Online Info Sessions Coming Soon




Student Panel at View Day




Schedule a One-on-One

Want a more personal meeting with a member of our Admissions team? We'd love that too! As the COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease in British Columbia, we are happy to invite you to campus for a nicely-distanced meeting and tour of campus. Or you might want to connect with one of our team by video call or phone conversation. Either way, fill out the form and the appropriate member of our team will connect with you to make a plan.


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Meet Our Admissions Team



One of the most common pieces of feedback we get is how helpful and personable the Columbia Admissions Team is. From inquiring to move-in day, our team is eager to help you with the admissions process and make your transition into college a little bit easier. Connect with us today!




Jazzlynn Wiebe

Admissions Advisor
BC (Excluding Surrey to Vancouver) & US

Jazzlynn attended Columbia, graduating with diplomas in Applied Leadership and Social Entrepreneurship. She loves to build relationships with people and she’s passionate about seeing students step into their God-given talents. One of her favorite things is watching a movie at home with her husband and their dog, Winnie.


 Contact Jazzlynn



Cara Tull

Admissions Advisor, Surrey to Vancouver
Canada (Excluding BC) & International

Cara attended Columbia in the Quest program and graduated with a BA in Applied Leadership. She loves helping others pursue the passions God has given them! Some of her favourite things are cycling, coffee shops, intentional conversations, and exploring her creative side - doing anything from sewing to woodworking to baking.


Contact Cara


Leslie Miller

Financial Aid Advisor & Admissions Coordinator

Leslie graduated from Columbia’s Quest and Outdoor Leadership programs and loves to take people outside on adventures! She works with church youth and loves to laugh and build relationships. She’s learning to grow her own fruit & veggies and just might start her own sustainable farm one day.


Contact Leslie 





Tina Richardson

Director of Admissions

Tina is always excited to meet new students! She is a Columbia alumni having completed her BA in 2003. She is a wife, mom and foster parent who has room in her heart and time in her schedule to meet with you to help you explore your calling. She enjoys old-fashioned face-to-face conversations and attending chapel each week!


Contact Tina





Video Showcase


Quick Peeks of Life at Columbia


Following Jesus Together [0:30]

Campus Fun [0:30]

Faculty Who Invest inYou [0:30]



Residents & Commuters [0:30]

An Amazing Location [0:30]

A Chance to Explore Your Calling [2:37]



Stories from Students


Emily's Experience[0:56]

Logan's Experience [1:11]

Betty's Experience [1:19]



Marissa's Experience[1:16]

Matthieu's Experience [1:13]

Katie's Experience [0:40]



Meet Our Faculty & Staff


Kurtis Kube, Social Entrepreneurship [2:10]

Kara Bergstrom, Intercultural Studies [1:16]

Gareth Brandt, Spiritual Formation [1:34]



Glenallen Christo, Residence Director [2:56]

Jeremy Walker, Quest [1:06]

Shar Warkentin, Worship Arts [2:18]



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Take our Virtual Tour


Play Virtual Tour

What's Columbia's campus really like?

We put together a virtual tour to give you a good idea. It has short video clips, lots of great photos, and helpful details. Once you've clicked your way through the tour, why not register for a View Day and explore Columbia in person?

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