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Information for Spring New Student Orientation Program 2017

Visiting students who are joining our community can utilize this website for the most current information on New Student Orientation Program.

Check-in for Visiting Students entering in the Spring Semester is Wednesday, January 11, 2017. You will be able to pick up your Orientation materials at Hartley Hall between 10:00am and 2:00pm.

 

Join the Transfer, Visiting and Exchange Plan Facebook page to connect with other students!

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Visiting Student Orientation

When does Orientation officially begin?

Orientation begins on Wednesday, January 11 for Visiting Students.

When can I arrive on campus?

Check-in for Visiting Students is Wednesday, January 11, 2017 between 10:00am and 2:00pm at Hartley Hall.

Are there shuttle services from local airports to campus?

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://www.hopstop.com or http://mta.info and use the "trip planner" tool to get a route to campus. Enter "Columbia University Main Campus" as your destination address.

How long does Orientation last?

Orientation will last from Wednesday, January 11, 2017 through Sunday, January 15, 2017.

What events will be happening during Orientation?

To find out what events will take place during the week, check back in early January!

Where can I find the most up-to-date information about Orientation?

This website and page will have the most up-to-date information on New Student Orientation Program 2017. You can also visit our Transfer, Visiting and Combined Plan Student Facebook Page to connect with other new students!

How do I change my address?

Once you establish your Columbia email login, also known as your UNI, you will log on toStudent Services Online (SSOL) to change your address. For any issues in creating your account, please email studentservices@columbia.edu.

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2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: (212) 854-3611

Fax: (212) 854-6972

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