Tuition Programs

Columbia University has a long tradition of providing access to a world class education. Explore all the tuition program benefits offered to you and your eligible family members. 

Tuition Resources

HR Benefits is always available to support you. Please contact us with any questions you may have.

HR Benefits

Tuition Program benefits coverage and eligibility for you, your dependents

Benefits Service Center Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Email to submit a question
  • 212-851-7000

Student Financial Services 

Tuition Exemption Processing and Student Account Information

Hours and locations 

  • Email to submit a question


College and Primary Tuition Scholarship (PTS) application status and processing

Customer Service Center
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

  • Email to submit a question
  • 888-456-4576


Latest News & Announcements on Tuition Programs

Submit College Tuition Scholarship Applications Now

Submit College Tuition Scholarship (CTS)Benefitapplication(s) to EBPA as soon as you receive your dependent child’s itemized college tuition bill.


Graduate-Level Studies Tax Exemption for Support Staff

According to IRS guidelines, tuition exemption benefits for graduate-level studies (course numbers 4000 & above) are exempt from taxation up to the federal limit of $5,250 in a calendar year.