We offer various ways for you to get involved
Welcome Lunch at the Beginning of Each Semester
The next welcome lunch will take place on February 2, 2023. You will learn more about the University and meet others like you! At the welcome lunch you will learn about:
Weekly Conversational English Classes
We offer a weekly multilevel conversational English class in two separate sessions. Improve your English skills with other Columbia spouses/partners! The Tuesday and Thursday sessions each meet from 10AM - 12PM (except for Tuesday, March 14th and Thursday, March 16).
Monthly Group Activities
Three times during the semester, there will be group outing to visit museums, restaurants, parks or galleries. Details will be sent when you register for information below. In addition, fellow spouses have organized a get-together with lunch in March and April with activities and games that remind them of home. Activities are open to all spouses/partners.
We offer two virtual sessions by Yvonne Lefort, MA, a career coach and intercultural trainer, to help you adjust to living in the U.S. and prepare for applying for a job. Learn more in the links below.