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AIA CES Credits
AV Office
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Academic Affairs
Academic Calendar, Columbia University
Academic Calendar, GSAPP
Admissions Office
Advanced Standing Waiver Form
Alumni Board
Alumni Office
Anti-Racism Curriculum Development Award
Architecture Studio Lottery
Assistantships
Avery Library
Avery Review
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STEM Designation
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Student Council (All Programs)
Student Financial Services
Student Health Services at Columbia
Student Organization Handbook
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Student Services Center
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NAAB Public Information

To promote transparency in the process of Accreditation in architecture education, all NAAB-accredited programs must make the following accreditation-related documents electronically available to students, faculty and the public. The next accreditation visit by the National Architectural Accrediting Board is scheduled for 2021.
A. Statement on NAAB-Accredited Degrees

GSAPP’s website includes the text specified in Appendix 1 of the 2014 NAAB Conditions for Accreditation. This statement is found also in all catalogs and promotional media.

Accreditation Statement

B. Access to NAAB Conditions and Procedures

GSAPP’s website includes a links section with links to the documents required in this section. The following documents can also be found on the NAAB website:

The 2020 Procedures for Accreditation

The 2020 Conditions for Accreditation

The 2015 Procedures for Accreditation
In effect for the Virtual Team Visit (09/27/21-09/29/21)

The 2014 Conditions for Accreditation
In effect for the Virtual Team Visit (09/27/21-09/29/21)

The 2009 Conditions for Accreditation
In effect during the previous Team Visit 2013

C. Access to Career Development Information

GSAPP’s website includes information required in this section. This information can be accessed by clicking on the following hyperlinks below:

The GSAPP Career Services website provides access to career development information including events, job search resources, licensure, and employer data.

Events
Career Services hosts a regular series of events ranging from career fairs, workshops, alumni networking events and panel discussions.

Job Search Resources

  • Engage is GSAPP’s Career Services Platform which includes a job board.
  • The A4560 Professional Practice course facilitates a discussion among GSAPP students on current state of the profession, where it is headed, and how to shape its future. It also gives students an understanding of the framework and processes by which designs become buildings.
  • The internship elective course (1.5 credits) provides students with the opportunity to apply their expertise and skills in a real world setting.

Awards and Fellowships

  • The GSAPP Incubator Prize supports projects led by GSAPP alumni that bridge critical discourse with active practice and engagement.
  • Awards and Fellowships are offered to exceptional students at the culmination of their academic program to support further research.
E. ARE Pass Rates

GSAPP’s website includes a link to the NCARB published ARE pass rates required in this section. This website can be accessed by clicking on the following hyperlink below:

ARE Pass Rates (Columbia University)

ARE Pass Rates by School

ARE 5.0 Guidelines

F. Admissions and Financial Aid

GSAPP’s website includes information required in this section. This includes information about applications forms & instructions, admissions requirements, admission decision procedures, including policies and processes for evaluation of transcripts and portfolios, and decisions regarding remediation and advance standing. This information can be accessed by clicking on the following hyperlinks below:

Applying to GSAPP

Application Process and Requirements

Admissions and Financial Aid Office

Online Application for Admissions

G. Student Financial Information

GSAPP’s website includes information required in this section. This includes information about financial aid, the cost of attendance, and access to information and forms regarding financial aid and scholarships. This information can be accessed by clicking on the following hyperlinks below:

Tuition Information and Financial Aid

Estimated Cost of Attendance

College Board Cost Calculator

The next accreditation visit by the National Architectural Accrediting Board is scheduled for 2021 (09/27/21-09/29/21).