As one alumna said, “Columbians expect to be involved.” You will meet other students like you — students who want to make an impact in their community, continue a familiar passion, or discover a new one. Clubs here are some of the most interesting, rewarding, close-knit, and fun micro-communities you’ll ever be part of.
The Varsity Show, now in its 127th year, boasts alumni like Rodgers and Hammerstein, Art Gunfunkel, Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey and Terrence McNally. The full-length student-produced musical is Columbia’s oldest performing arts tradition.
An annual outdoor feast celebrating the start of spring.
Our students, faculty and alumni make up an international network of active, engaged citizens.
Columbia students gather to celebrate the winter season with hot chocolate, a capella singing and beautiful lights.
Lee C. Bollinger; President, Columbia University
The Columbia chapter of Engineers Without Borders supports international community-driven development programs and collaborates with local partners to design and implement sustainable engineering projects.