Prospective students are welcome to participate in online information sessions, attend an on campus event, or meet a representative at an upcoming recruitment fair. 

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To receive information about Columbia Engineering graduate programs of study and updates about applying for admission, complete our prospective student form.

Asia Roadshow

Columbia Engineering is excited to connect with prospective students and re-connect with alumni, universities and various companies around the world. The team is visiting the following cities: Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Heifei, Hong Kong, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Taiwan, Tianjin, Wuhan, and Xi'an. RSVP to reserve your seat now!

Road Shows and Recruitment Events

Administrators from the Office of Graduate Student Affairs travel throughout the year to conduct presentations and attend various events where students can meet with us. Below are a few of the events we plan to attend this Fall.

September 26 - 28: Grace Hopper Celebration

The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest gathering of women technologists. It is produced by AnitaB.org and presented in partnership with ACM.

October 4 - 6: AISES National Conference

The Annual AISES National Conference is a one-of-kind, three-day event focusing on educational, professional and workforce development! Attendees include American Indian high school and college students, educators, professionals, tribal nations and tribal enterprises, universities, corporations, and government agencies.

October 5: University of Illinois at Chicago

14th Annual UIC Graduate & Professional School Fair

October 5 - 7: O4U Engineering

At O4U Engineering 2018, the student experience will include: inspiring keynote speeches from two senior LGBTQ engineers, intimate mentorship discussions with supportive peers and professionals, opportunities to hear about life and work across roles, cities and companies, a career fair with representatives from 25 or more elite engineering employers, networking time and opportunities to build deep, lasting relationships.

October 6: Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers

The SASE National Conference and STEM Career Fair is the largest conference and career fair for Asian Americans in the United States.

October 11: SACNAS National Convention

Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) National Diversity in STEM Conference

October 12: Tau Beta Pi Convention

The 2018 Convention will be held in Denver, Colorado, on October 11-13 hosted by the Colorado Alpha, Beta, & Epsilon Chapters with the support of the Front Range Alumni Chapter.

October 16 - 29: Columbia Engineering Asia Roadshow

Columbia Engineering is excited to connect with prospective students and re-connect with alumni, universities and various companies around the world. The team is visiting the following cities: Beijing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Heifei, Hong Kong, Nanjing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Taiwan, Tianjin, Wuhan, and Xi'an. Reserve your seat!

October 18: SWE Annual Conference

The world's largest conference for women engineers.

October 18: 2018 AUCC Graduate Professional and Engineering School Fair

Graduate Professional and Engineering School Fair for AUCC member institutions (Clark Atlanta University, Spelman College, Morehouse School of Medicine, and Morehouse College).

October 28: AICHe Annual Meeting

The AIChE Annual Meeting is the premier educational forum for chemical engineers interested in innovation and professional growth. Academic and industry experts will cover wide range of topics relevant to cutting-edge research, new technologies, and emerging growth areas in chemical engineering.

November 7: SHPE National Convention

The SHPE National Convention serves as the country’s largest gathering of Hispanic STEM students and professionals, offering a unique opportunity to engage, support, educate and advance the careers of Hispanic students and professionals.

Don't see your event? Send an invitation to seasgradmit@columbia.edu!

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual events, hosted by the Columbia Engineering Graduate Student Affairs Office, are offered to help prepare students to submit and complete their application to a graduate degree program at Columbia University's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science. The Office of Graduate Student Affairs hosts virtual webinars for prospective students primarily between September - November.  Program specific information sessions may also be available below. 

Women in Science and Engineering Conference

Join us for an exciting day of celebrating women in the fields of science and engineering.

The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference is designed to educate and inspire women from all backgrounds to prepare for and pursue graduate degrees and careers in the fields of science and engineering. Conference attendees will learn about the challenges, opportunities, and the rewards of being a woman engineer or scientist. Join us for a day of programming to celebrate and promote women in science and engineering!

Learn more about the WISE Conference.

 

Women in Engineering

The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) event features a panel of distinguished Columbia Engineering women faculty.

EngAGE

Every February, we invite bright young engineers and applied scientists interested in pursuing a PhD in engineering or applied science disciplines to attend an all-expense-paid weekend in New York City for the Columbia Engineering Achievers in Graduate Education program (EngAGE). EngAGE is designed to help prepare prospective students for their future at Columbia Engineering by introducing them to our distinguished faculty, students, as well as take a tour of our facilities and historical campus in one of the most exciting cities in the world.  We will also provide information and successful strategies from our graduate admissions professionals to help prepare them for a competitive graduate school application.

Learn more and apply to attend EngAGE