Application Tracking

Admissions online document tracking is now available for Transfer applicants. Online document tracking will be available until April 19, 2014.

We appreciate your understanding that we are working with an enormous volume of documents. Any missing information may be due to postal or processing delays and are not necessarily the fault of your school. If something is missing from your file, please fax it to 212-854-3393 or submit it via e-mail to It takes time for materials to be received and processed, so please allow four days for the system to update your file.

Any additions or corrections to the application must be submitted in writing, come directly from the applicant, and include the student’’s identifying information: name and high school/secondary school; and Columbia ID number (C00…), Common Application ID number or date of birth. Applicants may submit the change(s) via fax or via e-mail to

Only applicants can track the status of their application materials utilizing their Columbia ID (CUID) numbers. If you did not receive your CUID number electronically, we can only give it to you over the phone after verifying certain information. We cannot share information about a student’s application with anyone other than the student. You should receive your CUID number via e-mail up to thirty days after submitting the Common Application. If thirty days have passed since you submitted the Common Application and you still have not received your CUID, please call our office at 212-854-2522.