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Columbia University in the City of New York

West 116 St and Broadway, New York, NY 10027
(212) 854-1754

Tuition 2016 - 2017 (full-time, first-time undergraduate students)

Tuition & Fees 2015-16 2014-15 2013-14
In District $55,056 $53,000 $51,008
In State $55,056 $53,000 $51,008
Out of State $55,056 $53,000 $51,008
Books/Misc. $1,400 $1,170 $1,170
On Campus      
Room and Board $13,244 $12,860 $12,432
Other Expenses $2,085 $2,024 $1,994
Off Campus      
Room and Board $17,010 $16,830 $16,515
Other Expenses $4,860 $4,815 $2,435
Off Campus With Family      
Other Expenses - $2,880 $2,435

 

Financial Aid 2014 - 2015

Type of Aid Percent Receiving Aid Average Amount Received
Federal Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
18.0 % $6,889
State/Local Grant
(scholarships/fellowships)
8.0 % $3,668
Institutional Grants
(scholarships/fellowships)
51.0 % $47,043
Loans 14.0 % $8,272

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NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association)

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Football - Ivy Group
Cross Country/Track - Ivy Group

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Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive: These institutions typically offer a wide range of baccalaureate programs, and they are committed to graduate education through the doctorate. They award 50 or more doctoral degrees per year across at least 15 disciplines.

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Army
ROTC: Navy
ROTC: Air Force
Study abroad

Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above 

Bachelor's
Master's
Doctor's
First Professional

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers

Advanced placement (AP) credits

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The above information was obtained via the publicly-available Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), operated by the U.S. Department of Education, which compiles self-reported information provided by colleges and universities, for the purpose of making such information openly available to students and parents.

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Marie T.  on 5/12/2015 1:23:12 AM

This university offers more need-based financial aid to freshmen rather than to transfers. Be prepared to shoulder the major portion of the tuition on your own. It is worth the effort to me to create a plan so that I will be able to graduate with a degree from Columbia University.