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Columbia offers a comprehensive array of academic programs. These include three undergraduate schools, fourteen graduate and professional schools, a world-renowned medical center, four affiliated colleges and seminaries, twenty-six libraries, and nearly two hundred research centers and institutes.
Columbia's main campus occupies more than six city blocks, or 32 acres (13 ha), in Morningside Heights, New York City, a neighborhood that contains a number of academic institutions. The university owns over 7,800 apartments in Morningside Heights, housing faculty, graduate students, and staff.
Columbia University is a private institution that was founded in 1754. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,148 (fall 2020), its setting is urban, and the campus size is 36 acres.
Columbia awards more than $204 million annually in scholarships and grants from all sources. Nearly 50% of Columbia students receive grants from Columbia and the average amount awarded is $63,971. 19% of Columbia’s incoming undergraduates receive the Pell Grant, a Federal Grant reserved for the students with the highest need in the country.
Many Columbia schools provide resources here for finding tuition, fees, and other costs of attendance. Check the alphabetized list below to see if your school or program is included. Undergraduate Schools. Columbia College/School of Engineering and Applied Science
The Columbia University first-year class of College and Engineering students is chosen from a large and diverse group of applicants. Columbia employs a holistic approach in assessing candidates in order to evaluate which students are the best matches for Columbia's unique educational experience.
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Columbia University Names Minouche Shafik 20th President. Board of Trustees elects leading economist and current president of the London School of Economics and Political Science to succeed Lee C. Bollinger. January 18, 2023. Mark Bader/Columbia University.
Established in 1754, Columbia University is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City. It was established as King's College by royal charter of George II of Great Britain and renamed Columbia College in 1784 following the American Revolutionary War.