If you cannot make it to one of our Open House events, Columbia's Admissions Office offers student led walking tours of our campus. These tours are available Mondays through Friday, and select Saturdays, throughout the year. Approximately two thirds of our housing spaces are apartment-style, and the remaining one third of spaces are traditional semi-suite units w/ mandatory meal plans.
Your room type preferences and roommate requests are taken into consideration at the time a housing contract is issued.
Currently confirmed or enrolled students seeking on-campus housing can complete the online Housing Application at
A 0 prepayment will be required to submit this application for housing.
For students entering in the Fall, Residence Life offers Academic Year contracts, which allows students to stay on campus from the beginning of the Fall semester to the end of the Spring semester.
For students entering in the Spring, we have Spring Only contracts. A 0.00 online housing prepayment is required to submit an application for housing.
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Students are assigned to these residence halls based on the preferences listed in their application and what is available at that time.
Applicants cannot choose a building, so please familiarize yourself with all our accommodations.
Housing contracts are issued by room-type preferences, and NOT specific buildings. Students share a bathroom with 1 to 3 other students.
A 15-meal per week plan is mandatory and included in the cost of the room.
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