Welcome to the University Life website!

The Office of University Life is your hub for University-wide student life information and initiatives.

Our 2017-18 Year in Review

See the new, exciting and ongoing developments in the University community this year.

Take a look at some of our 2017-18 year.

Student Resources

Health & Wellness

Access comprehensive physical and mental health services at Columbia.

Inclusion, Diversity & Belonging

Organizations, resources and other offerings for a richly diverse community.

Compliance and University Policies

Information about the Rules of University Conduct, and other essential Columbia policies.

Maps & Locations

Find your way around campus, plus dining, libraries, gender-neutral restrooms, ATMs and more.

Messages to the Community

Offering support in light of Kilauea

May 7, 2018 - I write to express concern for those of you with friends and family who may be affected by continuing news of earthquakes and safety evacuations related to Kilauea Volcano’s recent eruptions on Hawaii's Big Island.

Other

DACA Update: Federal court rules in favor of DACA program

April 25, 2018 - We join with students, scholars, advocates and all who are heartened by recent news that DACA protections for undocumented students must remain and that the U.S. federal government must resume accepting new applications. 

Other

Take the Columbia Student Well-Being Survey!

March 26, 2018 - Today begins the Columbia Student Well-Being Survey, an important way for you to contribute to what we know about campus life, mental health and gender-based misconduct. By sharing your knowledge and experiences, we can work toward specific changes to help inform and strengthen resources, programs and campus life for all Columbia students.
Other

An Update on Columbia's Support for our DACA Students and the DACA program

March 5, 2018 - In this time of uncertainty about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) protection against deportation, I am writing to reiterate Columbia’s support both for our own students with DACA and for the DACA program. 
Other

Student Voices

Be part of a Columbia-wide initiative to improve life on campus, and put new leadership skills into action: Apply now to be a Survey Ambassador and join the inaugural Columbia student survey leadership team. Details here.

Guest blog: We are Columbia

Samia Abedin (Columbia College '19),  creator of "We Are Columbia" - a video challenging students to be uncomfortable and talk to each other, writes about her project. 

Student Voices: Kinikia Reid

Kinikia Reid (Midwifery) spoke to the Race, Ethnicity and Inclusion Task Force Awareness Project.

Upcoming Events

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