Skip navigation Jump to main navigation

Health Advisory Regarding Coronavirus COVID-19

Online Classes: Columbia will remain open, but all classes for the remainder of the semester will be conducted online. Visit the link below for important information about the virus’s symptoms and current recommendations. Learn More
Close alert

We will begin releasing admissions decisions in mid-January for Fall 2020.

You are strongly encouraged to submit your application as early as possible to ensure it is reviewed before the program has reached capacity.

Application decisions are delivered on a rolling basis, typically 4–6 weeks after an application is submitted with all materials.

Carefully read the requirements, deadlines, and processes for your specific program format.

Fall 2020 Deadlines
Student Category Details Deadline
All Students

Completed applications submitted after February 15 are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Priority Deadline: February 15

Regular Deadline: June 15

Students With International Documents

Students who require an F-1 visa or who have international transcripts are encouraged to apply by the recommended date. This date is suggested to ensure you have enough time for student visa processing. You may refer to this website to review current visa appointment wait times.

Recommended Application Deadline: March 15