On-Campus HousingOur students live on the Teachers College, Columbia University campus in the New Residence Hall on 517 West 121st Street. The building was completed in September 2004 and contains 252 studio apartments with shared common kitchens distributed throughout the building. The studios are approximately 225 square feet in size, and each one has a private bathroom. Units are furnished with a twin bed (double in the large efficiencies), desk, desk chair, table, refrigerator, microwave, floor lamp, chest of drawers and/or wardrobe. The larger efficiencies include a stove and easy chair. Students live in double and triple rooms, and roommates are assigned based on student’s response to a housing questionnaire. (New Residence Hall on Google Map)
The New Residence Hall is right across the main buildings of Teachers College and is only two blocks away from the Columbia University main campus. Within a five-minute walk, there are banks, optical stores, convenient stores, grocery stores, and Chinese, French, Italian, and Vietnamese restaurants.