Columbia University

Room 213 Low Library
New York, NY 10027- Map It
(212) 854-4900

AAA Editor Notes

Columbia University is in Morningside Heights, between Broadway and Amsterdam Ave. and 114th and 120th sts. Founded in 1754 as King's College, it includes Columbia College, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and several graduate and professional schools. The university is affiliated with Teachers College and Barnard College for women. The visitor center, located at 2960 Broadway in the Low Memorial Library, offers 45-minute guided tours as well as information for a self-guiding walking tour. Guided tours are available.
Hours: Visitor center Mon.-Fri. 9-5. Guided tours depart Mon. and Wed.-Thurs. at 1.