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Deadline extended!

ShopColumbia is now accepting design submissions for its line of Columbia merchandise: Buy Columbia, By Columbia.


  • Submitted design(s) should include a redesigned or revamped Columbia College Chicago logo.
  • Design(s) must be 4 our less colors
  • Artists can submit unlimited designs 
  • Artists must be a current student at Columbia College Chicago (recent graduates (2024) can still apply; however, priority will be given to currently enrolled students)
  • ShopColumbia is seeking designs specifically for: sweatshirts, tshirts, hats, knit caps, knit socks, scarves, hot/cold travel mugs, notebooks and gift items.

Selected designs will be produced by ShopColumbia and available for purchase in store and online. Winning designers will receive complimentary products as well as a licensing fee based on the quantity of items produced and the sales price of the products.

For important guidelines and tips about submitting to Buy Columbia, By Columbia, please check out this artist guide. Make note of the "Design Basics" and "What to Avoid" sections before you begin designing.


We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.