Virtual Support from GSAS

Although the Graduate School’s physical spaces will be closed during the Spring 2021 term because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we will continue to offer our many services to students virtually throughout the semester.

Please find below information about how you can engage with and receive support from GSAS offices during the fall term.

GSAS Office of Academic Diversity and Inclusion (OADI)

Visit the OADI webpage for information about programs, resources, and upcoming events for GSAS students.

Make an appointment to discuss diversity-related issues here, and write to gsas-diversity [at] columbia.edu with any other questions.

GSAS Compass (Career Development)

Please refer to the GSAS Compass webpage for information about upcoming career development events and resources, and to make a one-on-one career advising appointment.

You may write to gsas-compass [at] columbia.edu with any other questions.

GSAS Office of Financial Aid

Should you require financial aid support, please consult this directory to find the relevant GSAS contact for your department or program.

If you need assistance with student loans and processing, contact Shawn Ramirez at sr468 [at] columbia.edu.

To make a Zoom appointment with GSAS Financial Aid staff, please use this portal.

GSAS Office of Student Affairs

GSAS Student Affairs staff will meet with students virtually to discuss dissertation processing, housing, and registration.

To schedule an appointment, please use this portal. Write to gsas-studentaffairs [at] columbia.edu with any other questions.

GSAS Writing Studio

The GSAS Writing Studio will continue to offer dissertation-writing support to doctoral students in the Arts and Sciences through a variety of programs. To learn about virtual programming for the fall term, visit the GSAS Writing Studio webpage, and write to gsas-writingstudio [at] columbia.edu with any questions.