Columbia News

Columbia Professor, Joachim Frank, PhD, wins the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Congratulations to Columbia Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Joachim Frank, PhD, on being awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work with cryo-electron microscopy.

Visiting Student Program Deadline Extended to December 1

Students interested in the Visiting Student Programs at Columbia College and Columbia Engineering for Spring 2018 now have until December 1, 2017, to submit their applications; additionally, the application fee has been waived.

Applicants May Now Self-Report ACT and SAT Test Scores

In an effort to make our application process more accessible and affordable, Columbia will now accept self-reported test scores for the ACT and the SAT.


Deadline Extension for Areas Affected by Recent Tragedies

We have extended our Early Decision deadline to Wednesday, November 15, 2017, for any applicants from areas affected by recent natural disasters or the mass shooting in Las Vegas.