Graduate Life

Resources and events to enhance your student experience

Student Life & Well-Being

Orientation

See below for a list of campus resources intended to enhance your life as a student and support your well-being. The GSAS Office of Student Affairs is also available to meet with students and make referrals to resources and offices across the university (see contact information at right).

Resources
Health & Well-Being

Columbia Health

View information about departments, the Columbia Health Fee, and more.

Dodge Fitness Center

The center features three floors of cardiovascular and strength equipment, an indoor running track, a swimming pool, multi-sport gymnasia, and ten squash courts.
Family & Community

Graduate Student Advisory Council

GSAC facilitates communication between graduate students and administrators, and sponsors workshops and social, cultural, and academic events.

Graduate Student Center

This space brings together graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and faculty from across schools.
Professional Development

Center for Career Education

The CCE offers several services and resources specifically for graduate students, in order to help them explore professional paths and achieve their career goals.

Student Employment

Students who wish to work while they study at GSAS may pursue work-study or non-work-study positions.
Scholarship
Student Life in NYC

Shuttle Buses

The university operates a number of shuttle bus routes.

Housing

View detailed information about housing for MA and PhD students, as well as additional housing resources.