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 awards more than $134 million annually in scholarships and grants.

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

Summer Funding

As you explore options for the upcoming summer, review various funding resources.

Federal Verification

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

Other Financial Aid Offices

The Office of Financial Aid and Educational Financing serves Columbia College undergraduates and Columbia Engineering students. Please see the Columbia Student Financial Services for links to offices in other schools.