Scheduling a Visit

Visiting Columbia University

The Visitors Center, located in Room 213 of Low Library, welcomes more than 45,000 visitors each year and serves as a central location for prospective students and visitors seeking general information about Columbia University. For more information, please see Visiting Columbia.

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Visiting the School of Engineering and Applied Science

Undergraduate students: Information sessions & campus tours are available for prospective undergraduate students of Columbia College and The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science. For more information, please see: Undergraduate Admissions: Visiting Columbia.

Graduate students: Prospective applicants can schedule an in-person or telephone appointment with a representative from the Office of Graduate Student Affairs. To arrange an appointment, please call (212) 854-6438 or send e-mail to with the subject "Appointment".

Graduate Engineering information sessions are also held several times a year. For more information, please see: Graduate Student Affairs: Visiting

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Visiting the Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics Department

Visitors are always welcome to visit the APAM Department to meet with our Student Services Coordinator. Please feel free to stop by the APAM office, 200 Mudd, anytime during regular business hours.

If you are interested in meeting with a faculty member, or taking a tour of any of our labs, please send an email to or call the APAM Student Services Coordinator at 212-854-4457 to make an appointment before you come for a visit.

Please note: it is extremely difficult to schedule a faculty appointment or a lab tour if you do not make arrangements ahead of time.

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