The American Language program supports your goals every step of the way — from application to completion.
Counseling and advice to guide your life as a student.
Activities and events to help you practice English outside class.
Information on housing options.
Information about health insurance, the Health Services Fee and immunization requirements
Practice English with other Columbia students, and help them practice your language.
Forms, links and information for maintaining your visa status in the U.S.
Information about eating on and around campus
Grading, attendance and more.
Information about dropping your ALP class.
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