has been a leader in higher education in the nation and around the world. At
the core of our wide range of academic inquiry is the commitment to attract and
engage the best minds in pursuit of greater human understanding, pioneering new
discoveries, and service to society.
Our distinguished faculty, alumni, and student body are expanding the boundaries
of knowledge in medicine, science, the arts, humanities, and the professions. The
University offers an outstanding and comprehensive array of academic programs.
These include three undergraduate schools, thirteen graduate and professional
schools, a world-renowned medical center, four affiliated colleges and seminaries,
twenty-five libraries, and more than one hundred research centers and institutes.
Columbia is both global and local in focus. As a vital part of New York, our research
and teaching are enhanced by the vast resources of one of the world’s greatest
cities. We are an intellectual community of some 40,000 students, faculty, and staff
who work continually to expand our mission of teaching, research, patient care,
and public service.
Columbia University in the City of New York
116th Street and Broadway
New York, NY 10027