Those who are not currently in housing and wish to apply should follow the steps on the Housing page, which provides information about availability and eligibility, the housing application timeline, and additional information about alternative off-campus housing options.
The GS Resident Advisor (RA) provides support to all GS students living in University Apartment Housing. The RA helps facilitate a positive living and academic environment, serves as a peer resource for residents experiencing roommate issues, and helps to develop a sense of community among residents through events and programs.
Columbia is founding a chapter of Girls Who Code, a national organization dedicated to closing the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors, and is currently recruiting members and student leaders for its January 2015 pilot programming.
Event Date and Time: Wed., Oct. 22, 4 - 6:30 p.m. Location: Satow Room, Lerner Hall
Dr. Fleming Crim, Associate Director of the National Science Foundation's Directorate for Mathematics & Physical Sciences, invites students to attend a town hall, where he will make a short presentation and answer questions regarding MPS and its grantmaking strategy.
Event Date and Time: Wed., Oct. 22, 4 p.m. Event Location: Alumni Auditorium, William Black Building, 650 West 168th Street
In a discussion moderated by documentary filmmaker Perri Peltz, Mailman School of Public Health Dean Linda P. Fried and Alliance for Aging Research founder Dan Perry will share perspectives on the new frontier of an aging population.
Event Dates and Times: Fri., Oct. 24 or Fri., Nov. 7, 3 - 5 p.m. Location: S2-009 Schurman Hall, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine, 263 New York 366, Ithaca, NY
The Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine invites students to attend an information session, where they will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process and take a student-guided campus tour.
Event Date and Time: Sat., Oct. 25, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Tosteson Medical Education Center, Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA
The Harvard Medical School Chapter of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) invites students to attend the SNMA Region VII Medical Education Conference, which will provide the opportunity to attend workshops and panel discussions, participate in hands-on activities, and network with a diverse group of students and professionals.
Event Date and Time: Sun., Oct. 26, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location: Hilton Doubletree Hotel, 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
The New York State Society of Physician Assistants invites students to attend its Pre-PA Program Fair, where they will have the opportunity to meet admissions representatives from various programs, obtain information about the application process, and learn about career opportunities.
Event Date and Time: Sun., Oct. 26, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY
The Office of Diversity Enhancement and the Graduate Division in Biomedical Sciences at Albert Einstein Medical College invite students to attend their annual Diversity Open House, where they will have the opportunity to learn about applying to M.D., Ph.D., and M.D.-Ph.D. programs, speak with current students, faculty, and administrators, and tour the facilities.
This series of workshops is designed to support both new and current GS students. ReOrientation will highlight campus resources including the Academic Resource Center, Writing Center, Libraries, Academic Advising, Columbia Health, and the GS Peer Advisors.
The Rutgers School of Dental Medicine invites students to apply for its "Gateway to Dentistry" program, which is designed to introduce the wide range of career options associated with the dental profession.
Next Speaker: Kathy Leichter Event Date and Time: Wed., Nov. 5, 5 - 7 p.m. Location: Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, 4th Floor, Physicians and Surgeons Building, 630 West 168th Street
Students are invited to attend Narrative Medicine Rounds, which are lectures or readings presented by scholars, clinicians, or writers engaged in work at the interface between narrative and health care.
Next Event: Optimizing the Public Health System for Population Health Improvement: Structures, Economics, and Metrics
Event Date and Time: Wed., Nov. 12, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Location: Alumni Auditorium, Black Building, 650 West 168th Street
The Mailman School of Public Health invites students to attend this year's Grand Rounds on the Future of Public Health series: Next Gen Population Health.
Next Event: Complexity and Emergence Event Date and Time: Sat., Nov. 15, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Location: Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium, New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute, 247 East 82nd Avenue
The Helix Center for Interdisciplinary Investigation invites students to attend upcoming roundtable discussions.