Columbia Financial Aid and Educational Financing

We help all Columbia College and Columbia Engineering students develop a plan to pay for college and achieve their goal of pursuing a world-class education at Columbia University.

Did You Know

Columbia offers enhanced financial aid to support students studying abroad during the academic year.

For Prospective Students

How Aid Works

Our approach to affordability is simple.
 Need-based. Need-blind. Full need.

Net Price Calculator

Estimate the financial aid for which you may qualify.

Current Financial Aid Topics

Bill Estimator Tool

Use our Bill Estimator Tool to estimate your Columbia bill.

Federal Verification

Learn about the additional application requirements if your FAFSA has been selected for Federal Verification.