Many offices within Columbia College and Columbia Engineering guide and support our undergraduates, fostering community, providing unique internship and study abroad experiences, and enriching the overall student experience. Learn about our programs, services and opportunities on the following websites, and connect with us on social media.
Undergraduate Student Life
Undergraduate Student Life aims to connect, engage, and support students through a variety of unique and complementary programs and oversees various aspects of student life, including the New Student Orientation Program (NSOP), Residential Life, Multicultural Affairs, and Student Engagement.
Center for Student Advising
The Center for Student Advising (CSA) provides an integrated advising experience for all students in Columbia College and the undergraduates of The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, bringing together, general academic advising, Academic Success Programs, the Columbia Undergraduate Scholars Program (CUSP), and the Office of Preprofessional Advising. Students are assigned a CSA adviser who works with them throughout their time at Columbia.
Financial Aid & Educational Financing
Financial Aid & Educational Financing works with students in Columbia College and The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science and their families in developing a plan to pay for college.
Office of Global Programming
The Office of Global Programs connects students with international educational opportunities, empowering students to cultivate new knowledge and gain the skills needed to be active and informed citizens of our global community. The OGP Fellowships Office supports Columbia undergraduates in exploring and applying for internal, national, and international fellowships.
Center for Career Education
The Center for Career Education helps students and alumni develop the key competencies necessary to make informed decisions and take the necessary steps to achieve their career goals. CCE establishes connections and facilitates interaction among undergraduate students, graduate students, alumni, employers, and organizations to generate opportunities that help students pursue their personal and professional objectives.
Judicial Affairs and Community Standards
Judicial Affairs and Community Standards assists the Columbia undergraduate community with the maintenance of a safe, honest, and responsible campus environment.
Family Engagement and Special Programs provides parents and family members with opportunities to play an active and supportive role in the education of their Columbia students.