Family Engagement

GradZone: News & Information for Columbia Families

In This Newsletter

  • 104 days
  • February 7 Deadline
  • Commencement Housing Applications
  • Off-Campus Lodging / Hotels
  • What's The Difference Between Class Day and Commencement?
  • Upcoming Events
  • Important Dates

104 days

Dear Columbia families,

There are only 104 days separating us from University Commencement. As always, Parent & Family Programs is here to help. Please visit our GradZone website or contact us for additional resources and support.

All the best,

Matthew Patashnick
Director of Parent & Family Programs

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News & Announcements

February 7 Deadline

February 7 is a critical deadline for graduating students. All students who plan to participate in graduation exercises in May 2014 must indicate their intent by completing and submitting a graduation application by this date to be eligible for commencement tickets and other graduation-related activities.

Commencement Housing Applications

Commencement Housing Applications are available on Tuesday, February 11. Stay on campus and walk to the ceremonies--it doesn't get better than that!

Off-Campus Lodging / Hotels

We recommend the following off-campus accommodations as well. Book your travel and lodging soon to secure the best possible rates.

What's The Difference Between Class Day and Commencement?

Still trying to figure out what to attend and where to go? Learn all you need to know on GradZone!

 

Upcoming Events

May
19
Columbia Engineering Class Day
May
20
Columbia College Class Day
May
21
Columbia University Commencement

Important Dates

Feb
7
Deadline to Apply for Graduation
May
5
Last Day of Spring 2014 Classes
May
9
Final Exams Begin
May
16
Final Exams Conclude
May
22
Residence Halls Close (12:00 p.m.) for graduating seniors

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