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Announcements, Diploma Frames, and Grad Gifts

Consider commemorating this special occasion for yourself or your graduate with the following traditional items and gifts.

The Columbian is the official yearbook of Columbia College and Columbia Engineering. For purchasing information, please send an email to

Columbia Daily Spectator
The Columbia Daily Spectator, Columbia University's student newspaper, will print personal congratulatory messages in its annual Commencement Issue. Please place your order before May 16.

Columbia University Bookstore Merchandise
During the Grad Fair (March 10-12), discounts will be offered on select Columbia and Class of 2015 merchandise. The bookstore is located in the basement of Lerner Hall, at the corner of 115th Street and Broadway. Please contact the Bookstore by phone (212-854-4132) or email for more information or visit the online store to make a purchase.

Class Rings
Class rings may be ordered online through the Columbia University bookstore's graduation vendor, Balfour.

Diploma Frames
Columbia University diploma frames are available for purchase through the bookstore.

While parents of graduating students will receive a formal printed invitation, you and your graduate may wish to let friends and other family members know of this momentous event with graduation announcements. Custom announcements personalized with the student’s name, degree, and major may be ordered online through the Bookstore's graduation vendor, Balfour.

Columbia Daily Spectator Announcements
The Columbia Daily Spectator, Columbia University's independent student newspaper, will print personal congratulatory messages in its annual Commencement issue. This issue will be printed 8,000 times and be made available on campus at 6:00 a.m. the morning of Commencement. Details will be provided once they are made available in the spring semester.

Graduation Images
A professional photographer will take pictures of each graduate as he or she walks across the stage at the Class Day ceremony. These pictures will be available for purchase at a later date. Give the photos as gifts or keep them to always remember this special occasion. Please review the Webcasts & Photography page of this website for additional information.



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2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: (212) 854-2446

Fax: (212) 854-0470

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