Make the most of your summer.

Columbia Summer is your destination for everything New York City’s Ivy League university offers in the summer. Enhance your academic credentials, advance your career, or explore an interest.

Choose courses from among the hundreds available in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences as well as select offerings from other schools at Columbia, ranging from film, theater, visual arts, and writing, to math and computer science. Earn certificates in business, international relations, human rights, or UN studies in just six weeks. Develop your own certificate curriculum to prepare for a Ph.D. or master's through our new Graduate Foundations program.

During the Summer term, students join a community of renowned faculty and fellow Columbians from around the world on the University’s 36-acre campus in Manhattan. There they gain access to the same facilities and resources as degree candidates, including a library system that ranks among the top-five in the nation, Dodge Fitness Center, and the Center for Career Education.

Fulfill your academic requirements as you enrich your mind and culture. Explore the limitless opportunities of Columbia this summer.

Start building your summer.

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