Directory of University Resources

Undergraduate Admissions

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
212 Hamilton, MC 2807
212-854-2522
undergrad.admissions.columbia.edu
ugrad-ask@columbia.edu

  • Jessica Marinaccio
    Dean of Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Joanna May, jm2638@columbia.edu
    Associate Dean of Undergraduate Admissions
  • Meaghan McCarthy, mm3359@columbia.edu
    Director of Programming and Outreach
  • David Buckwald, db2326@columbia.edu
    Director of International Admissions and Strategic Initiatives
  • Diane McKoy, dm18@columbia.edu
    Senior Associate Director
  • Dana Pavarini, dwp2102@columbia.edu
    Associate Director, Director of Engineering Recruitment, and Director of the Undergraduate Recruitment Committee

Undergraduate Advising

James H. and Christine Turk Berick Center for Student Advising
403 Lerner Hall, MC 1201
212-854-6378
cc-seas.columbia.edu/csa
csa@columbia.edu

Undergraduate Student Life

510–515 Lerner, MC 2601
212-854-3612

Multicultural Affairs
510 Lerner, MC 2607
212-854-0720

Intercultural Resource Center (IRC)
552 West 114th Street, MC 5755
212-854-7461

Residential Life
515 Lerner, MC 4205
212-854-6805

Student Engagement
515 Lerner, MC 2601
212-854-3611

Columbia College

208 Hamilton, MC 2805
212-854-2441

  • James J. Valentini, Dean of Columbia College
  • Kathryn B. Yatrakis, Dean of Academic Affairs kby1@columbia.edu

Core Curriculum Program Offices

Center for the Core Curriculum
202 Hamilton, MC 2811
212-854-2453

Art Humanities
826 Schermerhorn, MC 5517
212-854-4505

Music Humanities
621 Dodge, MC 1813
212-854-3825

Contemporary Civilization
514 Fayerweather, MC 2811
212-854-2421

Literature Humanities
202 Hamilton, MC 2811
212-854-2453

All inquiries concerning Lit Hum should be directed to the Center for the Core Curriculum (listed above).

Undergraduate Writing Program
310 Philosophy, MC 4995
212-854-3886
uwp@columbia.edu

  • Nicole Wallack
    Director

Graduate Student Affairs

Office of Graduate Student Affairs
530 S. W. Mudd, MC 4708
212-854-6438

Graduate Admissions
530 S. W. Mudd, MC 4708
212-854-6438

Graduate Student Life
530 S. W. Mudd, MC 4708
212-854-6438

Columbia Video Network

540 S. W. Mudd, MC 4719
212-854-6447
cvn.columbia.edu
info@cvn.columbia.edu

Computing Support Center

Client Services Help Desk
202 Philosophy, MC 4926
212-854-1919
askcuit@columbia.edu

Center for Career Education

East Campus, Lower Level, MC 5727
212-854-5609
careereducation.columbia.edu
careereducation@columbia.edu

Financial Aid (Undergraduate )

Office of Undergraduate Financial Aid and Educational Financing
Office: 618 Lerner
Mailing: 100 Hamilton, MC 2802
212-854-3711
ugrad-finaid@columbia.edu

Financial Aid (Graduate )

Federal Financial Aid (Loans, Work Study)
Financial Aid and Educational Financing
615 Lerner, MC 2802
212-854-3711

Institutional Financial Aid (Grants, Fellowships, Assistantships)
Office of Graduate Student Affairs
530 S. W. Mudd, MC 4708
212-854-6438

Public Safety Office

111 Low Library, MC 4301
212-854-2797 (24 hours a day)
publicsafety@columbia.edu

Campus Emergencies:
212-854-5555 (4-5555)

Escort Service:
212-854-SAFE (4-7233)

  • James F. McShane
    Vice President for Public Safety

Columbia Health

General Info: 212-854-2284
After-hours Urgent Health Concerns: 212-854-9797
health.columbia.edu

CU-EMS (Ambulance)
212-854-5555 or 4-5555 from a campus phone

Insurance and Immunization Compliance Offices
Lerner, 5th Floor, MC 2605
Insurance Office: 212-854-3286
Immunization Compliance Office: 212-854-7210

Student Medical Insurance Plan
Administrators: Aetna Student Health
1-800-859-8471
www.aetnastudenthealth.com/columbiadirect.html

Alice! Health Promotion
Lerner, 5th Floor, MC 2605
212-854-5453
health.columbia.edu/alice

Counseling and Psychological Services
Lerner, 8th floor, MC 2606
212-854-2878

Disability Services
108A Wien Hall, MC 3711
Voice/TTY: 212-854-2388\

Medical Services
John Jay Hall, 3rd and 4th Floors
212-854-7426 (Appointments)
212-854-6655 (Gay Health Advocacy Project)

Sexual Violence Response
Rape Crisis/Anti-Violence Support Center
Lerner, 7th floor
212-854-HELP (4357)

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action

103 Low Library, MC 4333
212-854-5511

Student Services for Gender-Based and Sexual Misconduct
Wien Hall, Suite 108C
212-854-1717

International Students and Scholars Office

524 Riverside Drive, Suite 200
212-854-3587
Mailing: 2960 Broadway, MC 5724

Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards

800 Watson Hall
612 West 115 Street, MC 2611
212-854-6872

  • Jeri Henry, jh3079@columbia.edu
    Associate Vice President for Student Conduct and Community Standards

Office of University Life

212-854-0411
UniversityLife@columbia.edu

Housing and Dining

Columbia Housing
118 Hartley, MC 3003
212-854-2946
housing@columbia.edu

Columbia Dining
125 Wallach, MC 3003
212-854-4076
eats@columbia.edu

Libraries

Butler Library Information
535 W. 114th Street
212-854-7309

Science & Engineering Library
401 Northwest Corner
212-851-2950

Math /Science Departments

Biological Sciences
600 Fairchild, MC 2402
212-854-4581

Chemistry
344 Havemeyer, MC 3178
212-854-2202

Earth and Environmental Sciences
106 Geoscience, Lamont-Doherty
Earth Observatory, 845-365-8550

Mathematics
410 Mathematics, MC 4426
212-854-2432

Physics
704 Pupin, Mail Code 5255
212-854-3348

Statistics
1255 Amsterdam Avenue
Room 1005 SSW, MC 4690
212-851-2132

Ombuds Office

660 Schermerhorn Ext., MC 5558
212-854-1234
ombuds@columbia.edu
columbia.edu/cu/ombuds
On Wednesdays the Ombuds Officer is at the Columbia Medical Center office:
101 Bard Hall
50 Haven Avenue
212-304-7026

  • Joan C. Waters
    Ombuds Officer

The Earl Hall Center

Office of the University Chaplain
Office: W710 Lerner
Mailing: 202 Earl Hall, MC 2008
212-854-6242, 212-854-1493

Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education

Dodge Physical Fitness Center
212-854-3439

Registrar

210 Kent, MC 9202

Student Service Center

205 Kent, MC 9202
212-854-4400