Columbus Correctional Institution
1255 Prison Camp Road, Brunswick, North Carolina 28424
Columbus Correctional Institution Visiting Information:
Regular Population Inmate's visitation including special visits is by appointment Sunday through Thursday, weekly. Appointments must be made at least three days in advance and no more than 14 days. The visitor must call, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. or noon to 4:30 p.m. to schedule an appointment. Each inmate will be allowed only one visit per week. A maximum of three visitors (adults and children) will be permitted to visit an inmate per weekly visitation session.
Sunday Monday – Thursday
8:00am to 9:00am 8:30am to 10:30am
9:30am to 10:30am 12:00pm to 2:00pm
12:00pm to 1:00pm 2:30pm to 4:30pm
1:30pm to 2:30pm
3::00pm to 4:00pm
*Visitation on Sundays will be for one hour blocks and Monday – Thursday sessions are two hour blocks. Visitation will not occur on holidays
A valid photo identification card must be presented by anyone (16 yrs. or older) arriving at the institution to visit with an inmate. All visitors are required to conform to the standards of dress as described in the Visitation Rules listed in the “For Offender’s Families” section of this website.
Extended Visits are available by appointment and with staff approval to those visitors who live over 500 miles from Columbus Correctional Institution, and may be scheduled no more than once every six (6) months. These visits are limited to immediate family.
Legal visits will be by appointment only Monday through Thursday. The legal visitor must call, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 9 to 10:30 a.m. or noon to 4:30 p.m. to schedule an appointment. In addition, the legal visitor must provided a letterhead document 24 hours before the scheduled visit, indicating the name of the attorney/agency, the inmate requesting to visit, and the date of time of the visit.
Segregated Inmates / Non –Contact Visits:
Inmates who are in segregation or have been restricted to non contact visitation can visit Monday through Thursday also by appointment only. The visitor must call at least 48 hours in advance to schedule an appointment. Only two adults, or one adult and one child will be allowed to visit during a one hour visiting session. Schedule - is daily from 9 to 10 a.m., 1 to 2:00 p.m., and 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.