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2023 Open House for Prospective Students

Mon, Oct 16, 2023

The 2023 Prospective Student Open House will take place on October 16, 2023. Prospective students are invited to join on Columbia’s Morningside campus for in-person tours; meetings with the Dean, Program Directors, faculty, and students; open courses and studio reviews; lectures; student socials; and more.

If you are unable to attend in person, please be sure to register for additional online events including curriculum presentations by the Program Directors held throughout the coming weeks. Information can be found on the Open House webpage.

Open House Schedule: Monday, 16 October 2023

  • 9:00AM – 11:00AM
    Check-in, Breakfast, GSAPP Fair
    Low Library Faculty Room

  • 10:00AM – 12:00PM
    Campus and Building Visits and Avery Library Tours
    Tours leave from Low Library

  • 10:00AM – 11:00AM
    MSHP Curriculum Overview with Program Director Jorge Otero-Pailos
    Preservation Lab (Schermerhorn Hall Extn. 655)

  • 12:00PM – 1:30PM
    Lunch with Faculty and Student Representatives
    East Gallery, Buell Hall

  • 1:30PM – 2:00PM
    Welcome and School Overview by Dean Andrés Jaque
    East Gallery, Buell Hall

  • 2:00PM – 3:00PM
    MArch Curriculum Overview by Program Director Mario Gooden
    Wood Auditorium
    MSAAD Curriculum Overview by Dean and Program Director Andrés Jaque
    Avery 114
    MSRED Curriculum Overview by Program Director Patrice Derrington
    Fayerweather 209
    MSCCCP Curriculum Overview by Program Co-Directors Felicity D. Scott and Mark Wasiuta
    Fayerweather 323M
    MSUP Curriculum Overview by Program Director Weiping Wu
    Faculty Room / Low Library

  • 3:00PM – 3:30PM
    Preservation Technology Lab tour with Mika Tal
    Preservation Lab (Schermerhorn Hall Extn. 655)

  • 3:00PM – 4:00PM
    MSAUD Curriculum Overview by Program Director Kate Orff
    Wood Auditorium
    MSCDP Curriculum Overview by Program Director Laura Kurgan
    Avery 114

  • 3:30PM – 4:30PM
    Career Services Office Hours
    Fayerweather 209

  • 4:00PM – 5:00PM
    CBAC Publications Presentation
    Fayerweather 209

  • 5:00PM – 6:30PM
    Snack Break and Student Q&A
    Avery 100

  • 6:30PM – 8:30PM
    Lecture by GSAPP faculty member Marc Tsurumaki
    Wood Auditorium, Avery 113

  • 8:30PM – 10:00PM
    Student Social
    Avery 100