Columbia Rise Award

Calling all Columbia students and alumni! 

Interested in attending graduate school? If you earned your bachelor's degree at Columbia and are admitted to one of our graduate programs, you are guaranteed the new Columbia Rise Award—a renewable award equal to four credit hours of tuition each semester. 

This award is open to incoming graduate students who will start their programs in Fall 2020. The best part? There's no separate application; you're automatically reviewed for this opportunity when you apply. 

For more information about our current graduate program offerings, visit the School of Graduate Studies site

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You can see all award terms here. For more information, or if you have questions, contact the School of Graduate Studies at