Graduation is fast approaching!

Each year, the Columbia School of Social Work hosts its own graduation following the Columbia-wide Commencement. This year, we will celebrate our graduating students in the historic Beacon Theater. More information on the 2018 CSSW Graduation—tickets, caps and gowns, accommodations, and directions—can be found here.

Spring 2018 Registration Information

Summer 2018 Registration Information

The add/drop period then continues through Friday, March 23rd, with the registration system being accessible 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. each day. The last add/drop period for the summer term is scheduled for May 21st  through the 25th.

More information about Summer registration can be found here.

9 Offices of Student Support Services


In need of a personal touch? We have 9 offices of student services:

Academic Affairs  |  Advising  |  Career Services  |  Computing Services  |  Enrollment and Student Services (covers Student Life)  |  Field Education  |  Financial Aid  |  Social Work Library  |  Writing Center

Wondering when classes/field start and end, when graduation is, etc.? Go to Academic Calendar.

Need to check up on program requirements, registration procedures, academic policies, and course descriptions, or look at sample study plans? Go to Student Handbook.

Forms and Documents Library

Looking for the right form/document for…

  • Career and Leadership Development
  • Financial Aid
  • Field Education
  • Registration
  • Writing Center

Go to Forms & Documents Library.


Frequently Asked Questions


Where are you in the student cycle? Check out the FAQ for your student cohort, covering registration, financial aid, field assignments, and so on.
1st Year  |  2nd Year  | 16 Month  |  Dual Degree  |  Advanced Standing  |  Extended Program  |  Reduced Residency  |  International Students Program  |  Online Campus

Have questions on topics common to all students, such as Evaluation Methods, Personal and Health Matters, Safety, and related topics? Find answers here.

Information about our Student Grievance Policy is available here.

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