There are no shuttle services from campus, but cabs are readily available. Let your driver know you need to go to "Columbia University at 116th and Amsterdam." If you are traveling from the Newark, JFK, or LaGuardia airports, it is possible to use a variety of buses and trains to get to the University. Be mindful that this route will take some time and may involve multiple modes of trasnportation. Please visit http://mta.info and use the "trip planner" tool to get a route to campus. Enter "Columbia University Main Campus" as your destination address.
Frequently Asked Questions
The following is a list of frequently asked questions from across the offices supporting Columbia College and Columbia Engineering collected here in one place for your convenience. You can browse by topic/department or search by keyword.
Visiting Student Orientation, Orientation
Orientation will last from Wednesday, January 16, 2019 through Monday, January 21, 2019.
To find out what events will take place during the week, check back in December!
Check-in for Visiting and Exchange Students will take place on the morning of Tuesday, August 28, 2018.
Orientation begins on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 for Visiting and Exchange Students.
This website and page will have the most up-to-date information on New Student Orientation Program 2019 as it becomes available.
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