Affirming Community Values

As members of one community, we can care for one another, hold each other accountable, and commit to acting with each other’s best interests in mind. These pages offer more about our community and our values.

From the University Community

Ideas and writing from students, faculty and administrators on Columbia’s community values, inclusion and belonging.


Help define our community and our values. What brings us together at Columbia? What do you welcome on campus? Add your views to the talkboard project.

Mini-grants for CommUnity Building

The Office of University Life is pleased to offer mini-grants for student organizations to hold programs or events aimed at creating campus cohesion, inclusion and insight. Help promote meaningful inclusion and belonging.