September 27, 2023

CSU Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

Columbia Southern University would like to wish you and your loved ones a Happy Thanksgiving. As you prepare for this holiday season, the following Holiday Schedule concerning assignment submissions, course enrollment requests and other student requests is provided.

2013 CSU Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

CSU will be closed Wednesday, November 27 – Friday, November 29, 2013 and will re-open Monday, December 2, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. CST. Student requests, including email and voicemail, will be promptly attended to upon our return.

Suggested Submission Deadlines for the Holiday Schedule:

The following submission deadlines are provided as a guideline to ensure your request is processed prior to holiday closure. Requests submitted after the published deadlines may not be processed until offices re-open.

  • Course Enrollments:
    • Per-Course/Open Enrollment: Friday, November 15, 2013
    • Term Enrollment: Refer to the Academic Calendar for scheduled deadlines.
  • Assignment Submission:
    • Assignments submitted during the closure will be graded by Thursday, December 5, 2013, 11:59 p.m. CST.  The Week VII assignments in Term 3A14 and the Week I assignments in 3B14 (to include Discussion Boards)submitted during the late submission period, December 4th – 6th, will not be penalized.
  • Success Center: 
    • Writing and Math requests:
      • Students who would like to submit a writing or math assignment to the Success Center must do so by close of business Monday, November 25, 2013.  The Success Center will resume all duties on Monday, December 2, 2013.
    • Career Services:
      • Please follow the schedule above when requesting assistance through Career Services.
  • Incomplete Course or Final Exam Requests: Thursday, November 21, 2013
  • Technical Support/Scheduled Website/Blackboard Maintenance:
  • Blackboard maintenance is scheduled to occur at 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 21st to 6:00 a.m. on Friday, November 22nd.  During this time, one or more Columbia Southern University systems will be unavailable. Please refer to the following website to review the status of ongoing maintenance during the closure:

Questions concerning the above schedule should be directed to:
Student Services at 800-977-8449, Ext. 6525.