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There’s just no better way to get to know us than by coming to campus and getting a firsthand look. We suggest you take advantage of one (or even better, two or three) of the following:

Admitted Student Days

Select Fridays through the end of April are open exclusively to students who have been admitted to the college. Sign up for special info sessions, enjoy lunch on us, take a private tour, and meet other admitted students in person.

Campus Tours

Led by current Columbia students and Admissions staff, these walking tours give you the chance to see campus and get a feel for what it’s like to attend Columbia.


This all day graduation celebration/arts fair/music festival/performance spectacle is the best way to see the kind of work our students are producing. 

On Location

These events are for high school guidance counselors and teachers who would like to learn more about Columbia and how we are preparing creative students for careers in the 21st century.

Open House

Twice a year we open our entire campus so you can come and check out everything we do here.  Click here to find dates and details about our upcoming Open Houses.

College Search Advocates

If you can’t make it to campus, not to worry, we’ve got a full schedule of events that take place both here in the United States and around the globe. All of them give you the chance to talk with members of our Admissions team and learn more about Columbia.

College Fairs

We take part in hundreds of college fairs around the Unites States every year. Check here to see when we’ll be in your neck of the woods.

Columbia Sessions

Columbia Sessions are in-depth presentations we put on around the country to give students, parents, and counselors a detailed look at our school and its unique academic programs.

International Fairs

If you’re an international student thinking about Columbia, look here to see when our International Counselors will be visiting your country.

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