Student Affairs

In This Newsletter

  • New Student Website
  • Housing and Move-In Resources
  • Academic Information
  • Family Weekend 2012
  • Parent and Family Programs on Facebook
  • Hotels and Accomodations
  • Upcoming Events
  • Important Dates

Combined Plan, Transfer, and Visiting Students

Dear Columbia families,

Happy July! On behalf of Columbia Student Affairs, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our community.

Things are heating up here at Columbia – and I’m not just talking about the temperatures. Our orientation leaders, advisers, faculty members, and staff are hard at work preparing for your arrival to Columbia in August. We look forward to providing you with a move-in experience that is memorable, celebratory and stress-free.

Transferring or enrolling in a new college is a big change for you and your entire family.

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News & Announcements

New Student Website

There are several important requirements that all new students must complete prior to their arrival to campus. Student and Administrative Services has prepared a helpful website for CC and SEAS undergraduate students …

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Housing and Move-In Resources

Combined Plan and Transfer students will receive fall 2012 Housing Assignments in August. To help you plan for your travel to Columbia on Tuesday, August 28, Housing Services offers a list of useful websites:

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Academic Information

Are you looking for more information on academics at Columbia? Take some time to familiarize yourself with the following resources:

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Family Weekend 2012

…Mark your calendars now! Family Weekend 2012 will take place from Friday morning, October 19 - Sunday, October 21, at Columbia University. A major initiative of Parent and Family Programs and Columbia Student Affairs, Family Weekend is a campus-wide celebration of families and runs concurrent with our

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Parent and Family Programs on Facebook

Have you been on the Columbia Family Facebook site recently? If not, you’re missing out on some great photographs from Summer Advising and snapshots from other Columbia events. Facebook is also a great way to share tips and information and get …

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Hotels and Accomodations

As hotels are limited in the immediate Columbia vicinity, Parent and Family Programs recommends that you take advantage of New York City by staying in one of our many diverse and vibrant neighborhoods. To help you and your family plan for this and future visits, we invite you to utilize the

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Upcoming Events

Aug
28
Residence Hall Move-In for Combined Plan and Transfer students
Oct
19
Family Weekend (October 19-21)

Important Dates

Jul
27
Disability Service Requests and Accomodation Preferred Deadline
Aug
1
MMR Immunization Documentation Preferred Deadline
Aug
3
Fall 2012 Tuition Statement Generated on SSOL
Aug
7
Student ID Photo Submission Deadline
Sep
4
First Day of Fall 2012 Classes
Sep
13
First Tuition Bill Due Date
Sep
30
Student Health Insurance Enrollment / Waiver Deadline
Nov
5
Academic Holiday
Nov
6
Academic Holiday
Nov
22
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov
23
Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec
14
Final Exams Begin
Dec
21
Final Exams Conclude (note: please consult your student's final exam schedule before arranging transportation)
Jan
22
First Day of Spring 2013 Classes
Mar
18
Spring Break (March 18 - March 22)
Mar
25
Classes Resume
May
6
Last Day of Spring 2013 Classes
May
10
Final Exams Begin
May
17
Final Exams Conclude (note: please consult your student's final exam schedule before arranging transportation)
May
18
Residence Halls Close at 12:00 p.m.