Within Walking Distance of Everything the Medical Center and New York City Have to Offer
Practical and Cost-Effective
More than 1,300 students, faculty and post docs live in Medical Center accommodations, a practical and cost-effective way to live in Manhattan. Living on campus provides individuals with the opportunity to take advantage of all of the resources Columbia University and the City of New York have to offer. All of the residential buildings are located at CUMC and are within walking distance to academic buildings and labs, the library, the campus athletic center and the city’s subway and bus system.
Important Move-In Information
Download the CUMC Apartment Housing Student/Tenant Information booklet and learn everything you need to know about being a tenant in CUMC Apartment Housing, from signing your rental agreement to billing schedules, and security deposits.
Stay safe: Print out a copy of the Fire Safety Brochure for residential apartment buildings.
Housing News & Announcements
Renovation Work in Tower 3 First Floor, Oct. 28-Jan. 30, October 23, 2014
Apartment L1 and the student lounge located on the first floor of Tower 3 will be closed for renovations from October 28, 2014 until January 30, 2015. Read more.
2014-2015 Request to Transfer Application Available Oct. 1-Jan. 15, October 1, 2014
Beginning October 1st, residents looking to transfer to another on-campus residential unit may submit a Request to Transfer application by visiting the Office of Housing Services and filling out an application. Read more.
Look up frequently asked questions for current and prospective students and tenants. If you don’t see your questions or concerns listed in the Housing FAQs, please contact the CUMC Office of Housing Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lease Signing Tutorials
For more information on lease signing, click on one of the tutorial links below:
If you view the tutorial and still have questions or comments regarding the lease signing processes at CUMC, please contact the Office of Housing Services at 212-304-7000 or email@example.com.