Open House

All candidates who are admitted to the Columbia Graduate School in Physics are invited to attend the department's Open House. This year Columbia University is hosting the Open House on March 27th and 28th, 2023.

A visit is the best way to get a feel for the department, the faculty, the students, and the research that is carried on in the department. We certainly encourage you to come if at all possible. 

For invited prospective students, Columbia University will cover two nights of hotel accommodations for candidates joining the Open House in-person. Rooms will be shared with another candidate in a double occupancy capacity. 

Columbia University will reimburse individuals (from within the United States) a set amount for travel based on your current location, which is outlined HERE. Individuals traveling internationally will not be reimbursed for travel. However if international candidates choose to join us for in-person Open House Columbia University will cover 2 nights of hotel accommodations. We encourage international candidates to contact us for option viewing the Open House presentations remotely and attending faculty office hours virtually.

Columbia University's guidelines for visitors can be found HERE. Any individual participating via in-person open house must be fully compliant with all Columbia University guidelines as it related to COVID-19. All visitors, including those who enter any campus facility for any period of time, must be vaccinated and show proof of vaccination as part of their visitor attestation.

For questions about Columbia Physic's Open House please contact Ashley Delphia (Director of Academic Administration) at [email protected]