CSU hosts overnight orientation for commuter students Columbus State University will host an overnight orientation for new students attending its fall semester, but not residing in university housing, on Thursday and Friday. Check-in is 9 a.m. Thursday in the carpeted foyer of Fine Arts Hall. The program will end about 5 p.m. Friday. The orientation will cover student life, collegiate issues and campus services and conclude with advisement and registration. Overnight will feature social activities. Participants should bring personal belongings for an overnight stay. Fees are $70 per student and $50 per guest. For questions regarding reservations, call 706-568-2330. For general orientation information, call the Orientation hotline at 706-568-2180 or visit http://orientation.colstate.edu.