Skip to navigation menu

Skip to main content

Office of International Services
Teachers College, Columbia University
teachers college logo columbia univertsity logo

Office of International Services

Home > Visit OIS
Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 6pm    Friday: 9am - 5pm

Summer Hours (late May- late August)

Monday - Thursday: 9am - 5pm    Friday: 9am - 3pm

The OIS is closed on weekends and most national holidays.

Walk-Ins and Appointments
All hours are walk-in. No appointments are necessary to speak to an OIS staff member. You may e-mail or call the OIS to confirm hours of operation and staff availability. Changes to office hours and staff schedules are announced through our Weekly Update listserv.

Coming to TC / Morningside Heights
The Teachers College campus is located in the Morningside Heights neighborhood in upper Manhattan. The campus is accessible by subway and other forms of public transportation. The nearest subway stop is the West 116th Street station on the Number 1 subway line. The M104, M4, M60 (with service to and from LaGuardia Airport), and M11 buses also stop near the TC campus.  For more information about New York City public transportation, go to  Useful information for visitors to the TC campus may also be found on the main TC web site.

View Larger Map

TC Fun Facts

  • Random Fact #3

    "Halo effect" is a cognitive bias in people's judgment of a person's character due to the influence of their overall impression of that person. "Halo effect" is a term coined by Edward Thorndike, a famous American Psychologist, with phenomenal influence on the fields of animal psychology and educational psychology.  He had devoted nearly his entire career teaching at TC since 1899

OIS Photos

  • Did You Know #3

    OIS Photo Stream

Alumni Map

Upcoming Events

Office of International Services
Teachers College, Columbia University
Box 7, 525 W 120th Street
New York, New York 10027-6696
Phone: (212) 678-3939 ♦ ~ Fax: (212) 678-3990 ♦ Email: