Students who are not currently in university housing that wish to apply should follow the steps on the Housing page, which provides information about availability and eligibility, the housing application timeline, and 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 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.
ReEngagement and ReOrientation is designed to provide mid-semester support for all GS students and will highlight topics including How to Manage Your Time, How to Tackle Difficult Reading Assignments, How to Make a Long Term Academic Plan, How to Best Prepare for Final Exams, and How to Apply to Grad School. Campus resources that are highlighted include the Academic Resource Center, the Writing Center, the GS Peer Advisors, and Academic Advising.
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.
Event Date and Time: Sat., Nov. 8, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location: 401 Hammer Health Sciences Library
The Columbia American Student Dental Association invites students to its Getting into Dental School seminar designed to provide information about the admissions process as well as introduce students to various aspects of dental school life.
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.