Columbus has a dynamic live music scene and dozens of locally-owned restaurants within walking distance of the Schwob School of Music. The Chattahoochee River attracts rafting and kayaking enthusiasts to the world's longest urban whitewater course, which ends a stone's throw from the Schwob School of Music. Rent a bike and ride on the RiverWalk, and you may see the zip line to Alabama overhead. Come and enjoy the southern hospitality!

The CSU RiverPark arts campus is located in downtown Columbus, Georgia, with its venues and dorms within a two-block radius. Fly into the Columbus Airport (CSG), or take the ground shuttle bus from the Atlanta International Airport (ATL). Columbus, Georgia is a 90-minute drive from Atlanta, six hours from Nashville, Memphis, and New Orleans, 10.5 hours from Kansas City, Houston and Columbus, Ohio.