Welcome New Students!

Welcome to Columbia Engineering! 


Next Steps: New Incoming Students

Not sure what to do next? For new students joining Columbia Engineering, The Office of Graduate Student Affairs has organized a comprehensive orientation program and a checklist to support you. 

Engineering Welcome Day and Orientation

Save the date! Engineering Welcome Day will be on August 17th, followed by a month of orientation programming.
Welcome Day: August 17th, 2019
We are so excited to welcome you to Columbia's campus! This year's Grad SEAS Welcome Day will be Saturday, August 17th 2019 in Lerner Auditorium and Miller Theatre.
This day-long Orientation event will introduce you to various resources and opportunities at Columbia and give you the chance to meet your classmates.

Welcome Month Programming
There will be several programs after Welcome Day and before the first day of classes, designed to introduce you to New York City and the Columbia Community.


Congratulations on your admission to Columbia Engineering! You now have the opportunity to join a School with a rich history and an expanding future. As The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, we are fortunate and proud to attract students and faculty from diverse backgrounds, from across the country, and from around the world. As a community, we have the privilege to learn from one another, and to study, work, and live together in the dynamic and vibrant city that defines Columbia. It is a great benefit to be able to gather engineers and scientists of so many different backgrounds and perspectives with a commitment to learning, a focus on pushing the frontiers of knowledge and discovery, and a shared passion for translating our work to impact humanity. 



The Columbia Engineering community welcomes you to campus.