From your Academic advisor, to your Career Placement Officer, to your Faculty advisor, we are here to help provide you with the resources you need to succeed both at Columbia and after. Our advising model aims to connect you with specialized advisors, who will be able to best assist you with your questions.


Your Academic Advisor

Your Academic Advising is your first resource. From the moment you apply, to your first semester, to graduation and after, your Academic Advisor comes along with you each step of the way. They can assist you with matters such as your program plans, your OPT & CPT approvals, your extracurriculars, and more. Find your Academic Advisor on your Portal.

Your Career Advisor

Career Advising is a resource for your future. Whether you are set on your future plans, or you need more guidance, your Career Advisor is excited to help make your career plan into a reality. Find your Career Advisor on your Portal.

Your Faculty Advisor

Your Faculty Advisor is here is guide you through the curriculum and your course choices. Each student is assigned a faculty advisor upon arrival on campus. Curious if an elective can count for your program? Your Faculty Advisor will be able to assist. Find your Faculty Advisor on your SSOL profile.

Any questions?

Our faculty & staff are readily available and happy to assist with your situation. Whether you are a BS, MS, or PhD student, find your advisors' contact information below.


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