Student Support

Students at Orientation sit on South Lawn with Butler Library in the background

College may come with a unique set of obstacles that require extra guidance. When a challenging situation arises, our office provides support services for students and families to help navigate the resources available at Columbia.


Review our robust web of resources available to students, from money and food assistance, to Counseling and Psychological Services, and Academic Advising. 

Leaves of Absence

Learn more about voluntary and medical leaves of absence.

Student and Family Support


Alfred Lerner Hall, 6th Floor

Call: 212-854-2446