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
Emails to Incoming Students
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- RSVP for Orientation, Registration for Spring 2014, ID Cards – January 10, 2014
- Plagiarism Module: Required for Incoming Students – January 2, 2014
- Welcome to Columbia | Activate Your UNI and Columbia Email Account Today | Orientation: Friday, January 17 – December 20, 2013
Course Registration for Spring 2014
Incoming students will first have the opportunity to register during the week of Orientation, January 13-January 17. See the Registration Information for New Students page for details.
Blog for New Students
The GSAS blog for new students offers an introduction to Columbia and New York City.