Columbus State University completes record fund campaign

Columbus State University has a completed a record annual fund campaign.

Exceeding a $2 million goal, the 2010 campaign yielded $2,025,421 to help offset the reduction of the state-allocated funding which has shrunk by 30 percent since 2008.

The total surpassed by 4.4 percent the $1,939,295 raised in 2009.

Enrollment at the university has grown from about 5,200 in 2000 to more than 8,400 this year.