Living in NYC

Campus Address

  • Street Address: 116th Street and Broadway, New York, NY 10027
  • School of General Studies Office of Admissions and Financial Aid: +1 (212) 854-2772
  • Public Transportation: 1 train – 116th Street stop

Getting to Columbia

Please refer to the GS website for information on getting to campus.

City of New York

Police & Safety

  • General Emergencies: 911
  • Columbia University Campus Safety
  • NYPD – 24th Precinct
    520 West 126th Street
    New York, NY 10027
    (212) 678-1311
    1 train – 125th Street

Hospitals

St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital
1111 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10028
(212) 523-4000
1 train – 116th Street

New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center
630 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032
A/C/1 trains – 168th Street

Pharmacies

Duane Reade
2864 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
(212) 316-5113

Rite Aid
2833 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
(212) 663-3135

Libraries

Columbia University Libraries
Columbia has 22 libraries spread across campus, with over 10 million books. Butler Library is the main academic library of the university. Please refer to the interactive map for additional library information.

New York Public Library
2900 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
(212) 864-2530

Post Office

534 West 112th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 768-0435