For more detailed information about the Student Academic Success Department, please visit our Columbus State Community College website at:

Contact Information

Teddi Lewis-Hotopp, Director,, 614-287-5939
Lisa Carpenter, Business Analyst,, 614-287-2729
Andrew Filippi, Project Coordinator, Early Alert,, 614-287-2550
Lynn Giese, Supervisor, Tutoring,, 614-287-2474



WELCOME to the Student Academic Success Service Page

integrity, devotion, and respect, we will provide all students with the tools and personal support to help them achieve their academic and career goals.                                                             

We can assist you with finding the help you need to be successful at Columbus State; developing a time management plan; reviewing note-taking, test-taking, and study skills; and helping you complete the SAP appeals form.
Schedule a meeting today: Ryan Fissel 614-287-2550  

We offer Tutoring at no extra cost!  Columbus State offers various Tutoring (Peer tutoring, walk-in, departmental tutoring) and Supplemental Instruction at the Columbus Campus, Delaware Campus, Westerville and online through NetTutor. 
Contact Mr. Lynn Giese  WD Room # 1095  614-287-2474  

To request SAS services, follow the appropriate link below...

Starfish Training
Focus Group Request
Student Progress Report