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Living at Columbia

As a Columbia student, your home is at the heart of one of the most vibrant cities in the world: Chicago. Our residence halls are specifically designed with creative students in mind.

Support Services

We offer many services to help support our students, ranging from counseling to career preparation. Should any issue arise—or if you simply need to talk—we hope you'll reach out to our counseling team.

Health & Safety

Columbia's campus is an accessible, safe place to live and learn. We take seriously our responsibility to keep our students safe, healthy and happy.

Ready to Apply?

We’re happy you’re thinking of joining our creative community. We work hard to make our application process as simple and fast as possible, but should you run into any concerns, we're here to help at any time.

Looking for an event near you?

If you can’t make it to campus, don’t worry! We have a full schedule of events all across the U.S. and around the world.