- January session beginsMonday, January 4
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holidayMonday, January 18
- 15-week semester beginsMonday, January 25
- Add deadline, 15-week semesterMonday, February 1
- Drop deadline, 15-week semesterMonday, February 8
- Withdrawal deadline, 15-week semesterFriday, March 26
- Making Week (no classes)Monday, May 3 – Saturday, May 8
- Semester endsFriday, May 14
- Commencement exercises (no classes)Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16
Liberal Arts and Sciences Core Curriculum
At Columbia, we believe a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences is essential to any creative career.
Columbia offers assistance to student at all levels to help them achieve academic success including advising, tutoring, peer coaching, supplemental instruction and placement testing.
Whether you're looking to get a leg up in your chosen industry or branch out into another specialty, Columbia offers exciting special programs to enhance your educational experience.