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Find this Ivy League university on the Upper West Side.
116th Street, New York City, NY 10027
Morningside Heights
+1 212-854-1754
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Campus is located not far from Central park on the upper west side. Campus is gorgeous and well maintained with beautiful buildings throughout. Enjoyed walking around the campus.

Thank asiana747
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even though you don't have time, try to cross from Broadway to Amsterdam via the campus. You will definitely embrace the history of one of the best prestigious academic places of all times, but also get to see powerful old buildings all around you.

1  Thank merict
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an awesome tour at this place, the buildings are amazing and the whole experience was very informative

Thank Hagir E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow. What an amazing campus! The buildings and location are exquisite. Being next to Harlem is so convenient!! We loved walking around this elevated campus and then wandering through morningside park into Harlem for dinner. Would visit again!

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

always look forward to my December trip to Columbia. The dental school is second to none. Always enjoy shopping in the school store for some apparel.

Thank jtdeang
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Not going to lie. I came by Columbia University solely to see Hamilton Hall and the Hamilton statue. It’s extremely charming for any Hamilton fan. However, take a second to glance around some more of the campus. It’s very beautiful. The college also has a...More

Thank MelissaClaire93
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Columbia University is one of the most prestigious IVY league schools in the US. The campus is really beautiful and the only university with such a huge campus in the upper west side of NYC. There are some really famous buildings here and the place...More

1  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I was born on the Upper West Side and returned there often to visit my grandparents. It is one of the most beautiful sections of NYC and the Columbia Campus is one of the gems in the collection of great places. Try to get there...More

1  Thank Betsy C
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Took the #1 train uptown to 116th Ave and took a quick tour of Columbia. And of course we stopped into the bookstore to purchase some sweatshirts and tee shirts. Both of us are educators and had to see the School of Education...we have sent...More

1  Thank busconi
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Visited with our daughter thinking she wanted to go to school in the city and she loved everything about it except that it was so small in size spanning from 114th to 120th street.

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Sanjana G
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Response from mondoroc | Reviewed this property |
A full morning or afternoon would be good. Health sciences and sports facilities are uptown about 70 blocks away. The new business school above 125th street will also be a stroll away. Its a sprawling campus and Barnard... More
Deborah P
15 June 2016|
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Response from DrKatieRN | Reviewed this property |
You can take the train out if JFK to the subway. Take the A train across Brooklyn to Manhattan up to 116 - 120 St Its s long ride.
Emma O
2 March 2016|
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Response from copyvet | Reviewed this property |
The campus is open to the public. You can just show up and walk around.