The best way to understand GS is to visit us. We recommend that prospective students register for an Information Session and student-led campus tour to get the most of their visit to Columbia's undergraduate college for nontraditional students.


Click here for directions to the Morningside Campus; before you leave home, download an audio walking tour of the architecture found on campus for your MP3 player. 

Campus Map

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For information about hotel accommodations near the Columbia University Morningside Campus, please visit the Columbia Travel Portal.

The Columbia University Neighborhood

Located in Morningside Heights on Manhattan's Upper West Side, Columbia University is the focal point of a residential neighborhood full of bookstores, restaurants, shops and coffee bars. Home to Barnard College, Teachers College, Union Theological Seminary, Jewish Theological Seminary, Bank Street College, and the Manhattan School of Music, Morningside Heights is one of America's most vibrant academic communities.