Alumni

CCH-AlumiTradition of Excellence

CCH alumni are part of a long tradition of excellence that began over 60 years ago. Our alumni network is vast and CCH alumni have worked in all areas of the industry, on hit television shows such as CSI, Lost, Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Lie To Me and The Wire, on blockbuster films such as Avatar, Tron, Slumdog Millionaire, Twilight: Eclipse, Transformers 3 and Red, and on special effects animated films such as Mulan, Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin.

Take advantage of the unique benefits of the CCH Alumni Association to find out what’s new at CCH, hire CCH interns and crew, or just to stay in touch with old friends. Email alumni@columbiacollege.edu and ask how you can become involved. As an alumnus, you can also take advantage of the services offered by the Career Development Office including career counseling, career workshops and resume preparation and fine tuning. Email careerdevelopment@columbiacollege.edu for more information.

Member Benefits

Members of the CCH Alumni Association also have access to various private job search engines and film resources all for FREE. Here are just a few:

THE CCH E-BLAST. A monthly newsletter for containing valuable resources for jobs, internships, physical production, film festivals and networking opportunities.

THE CCH JOBS FACEBOOK PAGE.   A Facebook page exclusively for CCH students and Alumni detailing recent job and internship postings.  Click here to go directly to our page.

THE UNITED TALENT AGENCY JOB LIST. A twice weekly, private list of highly sought out insider jobs and internships in the entertainment industry

ENTERTAINMENT JOBS.COM. A subscription-only job search engine exclusively profiling available entertainment industry jobs.

ABC JOB LIST. A listing of crew and journalism jobs with ABC news programs. 

IMDbPRO. A popular, extensive online Internet Movie Database full of helpful data and contact information for movies, TV shows, producers, directors, cast, writers and more.

To join, or to update your existing membership with the CCH Alumni Association (it’s FREE!), simply complete our Alumni Association Form.  Once you join, we’ll automatically send you a copy of the CCH Alumni Association Handbook full of alumni prerequisites.

Special Request

ATTENTION ALL CCH ALUMNI WORKING IN FILM/TV & POST-PRODUCTION!

The dailies library at CCH needs your dailies footage from productions to challenge our student editors. They can be MOW’s, feature films, TV shows or short films. If you have dailies you want to donate, please email us at alumni@columbiacollege.edu so that we can arrange a pickup. All media can be duplicated and returned in a prompt manner if you include a return address. Thanks in advance for all your generous help!

We also ask that all alumni who have worked on feature films or TV shows to please notify us so we can obtain a movie poster or one-sheet of your project and proudly display your work and inspire students to follow in your footsteps. Please don’t forget to let us know your position on the production and your graduating class.