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Center for Global Engagement

CSU Visiting Scholars

Each year CSU hosts 5-10 visiting scholars from around the world in various disciplines and through many departments. Visiting scholars include: the annual Fort Visiting Scholar in European Studies, the Amos Scholar in Latin American Studies, and research and short-term scholars from a variety of fields and backgrounds.

Visiting scholars consist of research scholars, short-term scholars, or visiting professors (whether funded by CSU or by their home institution or government).

Previous scholars who have taught or completed research at CSU have come to us from Germany, Korea, Taiwan, England, Sweden and South America.

Elena Diaz-Verson Amos Eminent Scholar in Latin American Studies

Mildred Miller Fort Foundation Visiting Scholar in European Studies

NOTE: All exchange visitors or scholars are to be processed through the Center for Global Engagement.

Procedures for Inviting and Hosting a Visiting Scholar:

If you, or your department, is considering bringing a visiting scholar / exchange visitor to CSU for any length of time make sure to:

The Center for Global Engagement will assist your department in bringing the visiting scholar to CSU by:

  • Contacting the visitor to obtain all information needed for their visa
  • Obtaining mandatory health insurance
  • Scheduling HR orientation upon arrival

 

Financial Support for Visiting Scholars

Please keep in mind that, with the exception of the Fort and Amos Visiting Scholars, departments hosting visiting scholars are responsible for providing financial support, office space, equipment, housing and other assistance.

 

CSU Visiting Scholar Apartments

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We are very pleased to be able to offer quality accommodations in the form of our Visiting Scholar Apartments to our international exchange visitors, as well as to other guests and speakers to our campus!

 

Located at 25 W. 10th St., these 1- and 2-bedroom apartments were made possible by funding provided by the M. M. Fort Foundation. There is no charge for international exchange or visiting scholars to use these apartments. There is a charge for all other guests (see pricing below).

 

Reserving the apartment(s):

To check availability contact:

Christine Shaw
Administrative Coordinator
Center for Global Engagement
Schuster 121

Tel.:  706.507.8544

Email - shaw_christine@columbusstate.edu

You will be sent a Booking Form to complete



PRICING

Length of Stay

1-Bedroom Apt

2-Bedroom Apt

1 night $75 $100
2 nights $125 $150
3 nights $150 $175
4-6 nights $250 $350
1-2 weeks (7-14 nights) $350 $500
1 month $500 $700

 

Apt. #1 - 2 bedroom / 2 bath

Includes:

Master Bedroom
1 King bed w/bath

Guest Bedroom
2 Twin beds w/bath

Kitchen
Refrigerator / Microwave / Stove / Dishwasher / Stacked washer-dryer
Utensils / Dishes / Pots & pans

Dining area
Table & 4 chairs

Living Area
Couch w/Queen pull-out bed
Loveseat
TV
Desk
Cable television / Wi-Fi

 

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Apt. #2 - 1 bedroom / 1 bath

Includes:

Bedroom
1 Queen bed w/bath

Kitchen
Refrigerator / Microwave / Stove / Dishwasher / Stacked washer-dryer
Utensils / Dishes / Pots & pans

Dining area
Table & 6 chairs

Living Area
Seating area
Couch
TV
Cable television / Wi-Fi

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