Welcome to Financial Aid

Columbia Business School has a dedicated staff to answer any financial aid question you may have. Simply click on the links in the navigation bar below to find out more about the various aid types, policies and procedures.

We are located in Uris 111 (M-F 9am - 5pm) and can be reached at or 212-854-4057 with any question or concern you might have!


The Columbia Business School MBA is a significant investment in one's career and requires a serious commitment of time and money. As our graduates will tell you, it is likely to be one of the best investments you will ever make.

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Fellowships & Scholarships

There are a variety of awards funded by Columbia Business School that can assist you in financing your degree. Fellowships and scholarships can be awarded on the basis of merit, need, leadership, and military service. Please click on the link below to learn more about these awards.

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More than two-thirds of Columbia Business School students take advantage of federal and private loan programs to help finance their MBAs. For information about loan terms, procedures, and repayment strategies please click the Learn More link below.

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Tools & Resources

Within this section you will find helpful tools such as budget calculators, credit report information, and even a glossary of commonly used financial aid terms.

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Federal loan program changes for '15-'16
Interest rates for graduate students effective July 1, 2015 have been set at 5.84% for the Direct Unsubsidized Loan and 6.84% for the Direct Graduate PLUS Loan. For more information, please visit our Loans page.