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How to Apply

Students enrolled in a degree program at another institution can apply to take courses at Columbia for 6 or 12 weeks during the summer, one semester, or one academic year.


Summer Visiting Students

Graduate and Undergraduate Students

Graduate and Undergraduate visiting students who are interested in studying in the summer should refer to the Columbia Summer website.

High School Students

High School visiting students who are interested in studying in the summer should refer to High School programs website. 


Application Tips

Already earned a bachelor’s degree but are not currently enrolled at another institution? Apply to one of our Postbaccalaureate Studies programs.

Undergraduate student at another university and you want to take courses at Columbia in the summer? Apply to Columbia Summer.

High school visiting students should apply to the College Edge program.

Application Process