Welcome to the University Life website!

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

Upcoming Events

Welcome Back Film Screening: Bohemian Rhapsody

29
Jan
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
6:00pm to 8:30pm

The University Life Events Council, Columbia Graduate Council and Ferris Reel Film Society invite

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Speed Friending

31
Jan
Thursday, January 31, 2019
5:00pm to 7:00pm

The University Life Events Council has a plan for you to make new friends among the more than 30,000 students attending Columbia University. Who knows, you might just meet your new best friend!

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Wellness Days - FREE Barre3 Studio Fitness Class

11
Feb
Monday, February 11, 2019
10:30am to 11:30am

Enjoy a FREE Barre3 studio fitness class at Wien Hall. Bring a friend and get ready to work out a sweat!

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Wellness Days - FREE Group Fitness Class

11
Feb
Monday, February 11, 2019
3:00pm to 4:00pm

The Office of University Life and Columbia Athletics invite you to enjoy a FREE group fitness classes at Dodge Fitness Center as a part of Wellness Days (February 11-15). Bring a friend and get ready to work out a sweat!

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Wellness Days - Boba Break

11
Feb
Monday, February 11, 2019
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Do you need a study break? Love bubble tea? Why not stop by Wien Hall and join the University Life Events Council for both!

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Wellness Days - FREE Mindfulness Guided Meditation (CUIMC)

11
Feb
Monday, February 11, 2019
5:30pm to 6:00pm

Enjoy a free meditation session at CUIMC!

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Wellness Days - FREE Mindfulness Guided Meditation (CUIMC)

12
Feb
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12:00pm to 12:30pm

Enjoy a free meditation session at CUIMC!

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Wellness Days - FREE 80's Sculpt Fitness Class

12
Feb
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12:30pm to 1:30pm

Calling all 80's music and fitness lovers! The 80's Sculpt Fitness Class is a combination class including floor aerobics, step, and/or kickboxing with body sculpting intervals and 80's themed music.

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Messages to the Community

Welcome to the new semester - here's what's happening on campus!

January 22, 2019 - Welcome to the Spring 2019 semester! I look forward to seeing you around campus and invite you to the many great events and activities hosted by the Office of University Life including:

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Affirming Columbia’s commitment to an inclusive community

December 10, 2018 - Public declarations of hostility and intolerance cut against core values of our community, even when they are within someone’s rights to express. It is important to restate in the strongest terms Columbia’s deep commitment to a community and a living and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment based on race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender and other aspects of identity. 

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Denouncing Antisemitism and Supporting Our Community

November 29, 2018 - A Jewish faculty member’s office at Teachers College was vandalized yesterday afternoon with swastikas and an antisemitic slur spray-painted on her office walls. The University strongly denounces this antisemitic act that seeks to create fear and to intimidate members of our community.

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Student Privacy and the Gender-Based Misconduct Process

November 28, 2018 - The University takes very seriously our commitment to student privacy, and we will not generally share information about individual cases other than with the students who are parties (complainants and respondents) in a case. Here's why...

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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.

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.