How can I avail a scholarship at Columbia University?
Admitted students may apply for need-based scholarships through Columbia University’s official website. There is no set limit to how many students will receive these scholarships since need assessment includes consideration of all resources, including the university’s budget and particular donor preferences. Admitted students can also apply for merit-based awards at the university.
Is there any fee waiver?
Fee waivers are available to full-time students, members of the Peace Corps or Teach For All network partners and active-duty military personnel.
How long does it take to get a response from Columbia University?
After the application process, a decision is expected to be made in six to eight weeks after the application was submitted. The decision time may vary depending on several factors.
Will I qualify for admission with a 3-year undergraduate program?
Columbia University accepts applications from candidates with a three-year undergraduate degree and reviews them on a case-by-case basis.
Is attendance mandatory at Columbia University?
Students are expected to attend classes and laboratory periods regularly. Instructors may consider attendance in assessing a student's performance, which will directly affect their course credits.