Our Mission

The Office of the University Registrar actively and directly supports scholarship, teaching, and learning at Columbia University in the City of New York. Our work is the foundation of academic life throughout the student life cycle and supports the transmission of knowledge guided by the principles of integrity, collaboration, communication, and singular client focus.

Our Vision

The Office of the University Registrar will be a vital and strategic organization by supporting the academic life of the University through innovative technologies, collaborative engagement, and extraordinary support services.

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Apr 16, 2015

Phumzile Nelisiwe Sitole is my full given name. A name I love watching Americans try and pronounce. I am an international student here at Columbia, from South Africa.

Apr 16, 2015

When Ryan Rivera began his undergraduate studies at Columbia four years ago, he had no idea he would soon leave his pre-med program to pursue a new passion: economics. He had a hunch, however, that in choosing Columbia, he had chosen a future full of hard work, challenges, and new discoveries—about himself, and about the world outside of his hometown.


Apr 01, 2015

—By Georgette Jasen for Columbia News, http://news.columbia.edu/global/3337
Photo Courtesy Columbia News

Mar 19, 2015

Contact Us

Student Service Center

Location: 205 Kent Hall
Email: registrar@columbia.edu
Online Q&A tool: http://askus.columbia.edu/

Website: http://ssc.columbia.edu
Phone: 212-854-4400
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday

ID Center (Morningside)

Location: 204 Kent Hall
Web: http://ssc.columbia.edu/
Email: idcard@columbia.edu
Phone: 212-854-7225
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday