The Columbia University Visitors Center offers information sessions and campus tours for prospective students and families. Prospective students and families visiting Columbia’s campus can also use our mobile-friendly virtual tour as a supplement to self-guided tours.
Emily Surloff ’19CC, a member of the Columbia University Women’s Basketball team, participated in the Maccabiah games this summer in Israel and reflects on her experiences and what it is like to win gold.
of Columbia students are the first generation in their families to go to college
From the Lion's Mouth
“Columbia classes teach you how to think and learn. With so many distinguished faculty members on campus, we’re exposed to many different ways of thinking and teaching styles. Absorbing those and incorporating them into my everyday learning is probably the most important thing I have learned during my years here.”