Admitted Students


Congratulations on your acceptance, and welcome to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences! We look forward to your joining us.

Complete the New Student Checklist to begin your transition to Columbia; you may also wish to consult the New Students section of the Student and Administrative Services website. The Admitted Students section will be updated; please check back periodically for the most recent information. 

International Students: please see the International Students page in this section for additional information.

New Student Orientation

Friday, January 16, 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Satow Room, 5th floor, Lerner Hall (2920 Broadway)
GSAS students entering in Spring 2015 who are in Arts and Sciences programs are required to attend Orientation, an important series of presentations in which representatives from different University offices will provide information about Columbia and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Lunch is included. RSVP today.

Registering for Courses

Students entering in Spring 2015 will be able to register from January 12-16. For more details, see Registration Information for New Students.

Apartment-Hunting Workshops

Columbia's Off-Campus Housing Assistance (OCHA) office periodically hosts workshops on finding an apartment in New York. Click here to watch a recorded webinar of the workshop.