Student Life

The Office of Student Life and Alumni Relations supports a broad array of important services for students in the School of Continuing Education (SCE) at Columbia University. The information provided will be a constant point of reference and will ensure that your experience at SCE is a positive one. The links at left point toward information on advising, registration, policies and procedures, and University resources. Keep in mind that policies, procedures, requirements and guidelines frequently vary from program to program. In many instances, the links provided here lead to a program’s site, or to pages within the University site, where the most relevant information can be found.

The Office of Student Life and Alumni Relations strives to be your primary source for answers to your academic questions, including those about the School’s policies, procedures and requirements. In addition, we can help you with:

  • University Registrar
  • Student Financial Services
  • International Students and Scholars Office
  • Health Services
  • Office of Disability Services
  • Counseling and Psychological Services

We look forward to helping you make the most of your education at Columbia University.

The Office of Student Life and Alumni Relations is located in 203 Lewisohn Hall and can be contacted at 212-854-0419 or


Cindy Justice

Associate Dean of Student Life and Alumni Relations

Diane Spizzirro

Director of Professional and Career Development

Lindy A. Gallagher

Director of Alumni Relations and Development

Rollie Carencia

Student Affairs Officer