Understanding Your Room Assignment

First-Year assignments were released yesterday and you may have questions about your placement.

Summer presents the opportunity for project work in the residence halls. The following highlights improvements and updates planned in our buildings, so residents and community members can plan accordingly. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our team.  

Mark your calendars for AY 22-23 Check-In.

The Hartley Hospitality Desk will continue to offer support to the students living on-campus for the summer. However, operating hours are adjusted:

  • 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. daily: In-person and phone support available to students
  • 6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. daily: Phone support available to students. 

Transfer requests for the fall term can be submitted between September 19 and September 30. 

Columbia Housing is excited to announce that it has taken on nine new summer interns from the Association of College and University Housing Officers - International (ACUHO-I). 

On June 30, first-year students received an email from Columbia Housing with their room and Check-In assignment, as well as other Check-In information. Continue reading for a summary of the email. 

First-Year assignments were released yesterday and you may have questions about your placement.

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Residential students may host one non-CUID holder guest overnight after completing a required pre-registration and vaccination verification process.

    On Friday 5/6, students received confirmation of their request for summer housing. Details including assignments and move instructions are to follow shortly. In the meantime, please review important milestones and dates. 

    Campus and street closures are planned to support the May 19 commencement activities for the classes of 2020 and 2021, and may impact Check-Out for graduating seniors. 

    Congratulations new students, we can't wait to welcome you to campus in the fall. Get started by completing your First-Year Housing application.

    Per New York City code, the Morningside campus is in "heating season" until May 31. As such, all buildings must remain equipped to provide heat. See Heat and Hot Water in Guide to Living for more information.

    Be aware of Check-Out deadlines and procedures.

    Students received an update on April 21 with information about guests during move-out, from May 2 - May 19.

    A list of lottery numbers and corresponding group size is available to help you with your Room Selection strategy. 

    Today begins official online Room Selection! Stay up-to-date on the rooms being selected with this real time viewer, available in the Housing Portal.

    See your or your group's updated Room Selection appointment time on the "Registration Summary" step page.

    Students received an update on March 31 with the latest on policies and protocols for guest access in residence halls.

    This has implications for Room Selection, registration for Summer Housing, and web Check-Outs. Note updates from April 1.

    Select residence halls will have donation bins in their lobbies through April 5.

    See your or your groups Room Selection appointment time on the "Registration Summary" step page.

    Applications are due by April 27.