I took the TOEFL. Do I also have to take the American Language Program Essay Exam?

I took the TOEFL. Do I also have to take the American Language Program Essay Exam?

If English is not the student’s first language, he or she will be required to take the ALP Essay Exam upon matriculation at Columbia, regardless of TOEFL, the Duolingo English Test or IELTS results submitted during the application process. This exam is used for placement.

For more information, visit the ALP Essay Exam page.