Reservations and Cancellations

Make a Reservation

Commencement Housing applications become available in February. More information to follow. Requests are processed on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests who do not have Internet access may have their graduating seniors apply for them online or in-person at the Conference Housing office in 114 Hartley.

More information about our Accommodations and Rates, can be found here. Accepted forms of payment are American Express, Visa, MasterCard, JCB, and Discover. Your credit card will be billed automatically upon application and confirmation. 

Please Note: Commencement Housing rates are fixed and accommodations cannot be prorated. We also ask that you familiarize yourself with and follow Columbia’s policy on the Protection of Minors. Upon registering for Commencement housing, you confirm that you have read through the content prior to your arrival.

Cancel Your Reservation

Cancellations made before April 1st will be at no extra charge. However, those who cancel on or after April 1st will be charged a cancellation fee: $145 + tax for half suite and $290 + tax for full suite. Guests must fill out a Conference Housing cancellation form to cancel a housing reservation. This form must be completed and submitted in order for the cancellation to be acknowledged.


2016 Reservations


Commencement Housing is currently book to capacity. Please apply to the waitlist should you wish to be contacted if space becomes available.