Application Management

Thank you for your interest in applying to Teachers College, Columbia University!

Please note that the admission application for Fall 2019 degree programs will close on August 1st at 11:59 PM Eastern Time. Applications must be submitted with all required materials received by this date to be considered for the Fall 2019 term. This includes all programs with rolling deadlines. 

Please be aware that many degree programs have deadlines before August 1st. We encourage you to review your program's deadlines on our Programs Search page.


Summer Applicants
The application for Summer 2019 admission to degree, Advanced Certificate, and non-degree programs is now closed. The application for Summer 2020 admission will open in September 2019.

International Citizens
Due to visa processing times, we are no longer accepting 2019 applications from applicants to credit-bearing programs who would require a student visa to study in the United States. 

If you are an applicant to the TESOL Certificate Program (non-credit), please consult this page for application deadlines.

Once you create an account, you will need to use the same email and password to log into the application system. Please do not create multiple accounts using different email addresses.

If you forgot your password, use the Forgot your Password link to have your password emailed to you.  If you are not sure what email address you used, contact the Office of Admission at admission@tc.columbia.edu for assistance.

Returning users:

Log in to continue an application.

First-time users:

Create an account to start a new application.