Apply for On-Campus Housing

If you're a full-time student at Columbia University Medical Center, we offer on-campus housing for both singles and couples. For more information, read our instructions for incoming and current students.

Before filling out this application, check out our on-campus residencescampus map, and housing rates.

IMPORTANT: Do not fill out this form if the following applies:

  • If you are a postdoctoral research fellow or scientist, review your eligibility and apply as a postdoctoral fellow.
  • If you are a full-time faculty member, a representative from the Office of Housing Services will work with you to arrange for on-campus accommodations or help you navigate off-campus housing. Learn more about faculty accommodations.
  • If you are seeking short-term housing (1-3 months), visit our short-term housing page.
  • If you are interviewing at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, you can rent a room in Bard Hall for a one- or two-night stay during your interview. Email for an application.

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Read Before Continuing

Before filling out this form, please ensure you are applying during the correct application window. Review the application timeline for incoming students and the application timeline for current students. If you apply outside your assigned application window, we will cancel the application and will not consider it.