September 21, 2023
Closure Notice for Thanksgiving

CSU Thanksgiving Closure 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 Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule concerning assignment submissions, course enrollment requests, and other student requests is provided.

CSU 2015 Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule:
CSU will be closed Wednesday, November 25 – Friday, November 27, 2015 and will re-open Monday, November 30, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. CST. Student requests, including email and voicemail, will be promptly attended to upon our return.

Suggested Submission Deadlines:
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:
    • Life Pace Learning /Open Enrollment: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
    • Term Enrollment: Refer to the Academic Calendar for scheduled deadlines.
  • Assignment Submission:
    • Assignments submitted during the closure will be graded by Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 11:59 p.m. CST.
  • 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 23, 2015. The Success Center will resume all duties on Monday, November 30, 2015.
    • Career Services:
      • Resume review requests should be submitted to by close of business Monday, November 23, 2015. Career Services will resume normal duties on Monday, November 30, 2015.
    • Incomplete Course or Final Exam Requests: Thursday, November 19, 2015

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

Happy Thanksgiving!



    1. Claire Stewart

      Lois, this message is to give clarity to students about assignment due dates and CSU office closures to make sure everything is turned in on time. If you have any further questions about the closure, please don’t hesitate to ask!