Expressing concern during California wildfires

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

We are thinking of you in light of wildfires and the state of emergency recently declared in California. The Columbia community shares concern for those who may have loved ones facing evacuations and urgent conditions in several Northern California counties and in Orange County in Southern California

In addition to individual school deans of students, these university-wide resources are available to offer support and assistance:

Morningside Campus: Counseling and Psychological Services - 212-854-2878

Medical Center Campus: Mental Health Services - 212-305-3400

The Office of the University Chaplain offers faith-based support and spiritual counseling - 212-854-1493

Students who need assistance can contact their dean of students, any of the above resources, or the Office of University Life ( without hesitation.


Professor Suzanne B. Goldberg 
Executive Vice President for University Life 
Herbert and Doris Wechsler Clinical Professor of Law


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