On-campus housing is not available. If a student requires housing, please refer to the information outlined below.
The Off-Campus Housing Assistance Office helps Columbia students and affiliates in their search for rental housing in non-Columbia-owned buildings located in the metropolitan area. These accommodations are not subject to inspection or approval by the University. Please note that students under the age of 18 may be required to have a parent living with them.
New York, NY 10027
Office hours: Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
OCHA maintains a database known as the Housing Registry which contains listings of rooms and apartments in non-Columbia-owned buildings in NYC, which prospective roommates can also use to post and search roommate profiles. OCHA offers housing search counseling and has created a webinar about apartment hunting.