Faculty Policies

A selection of important policies applicable to faculty.

Policies and procedures that address discrimination, harassment, gender-based misconduct, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local anti-discrimination laws. Read the policies.

The Faculty Handbook is a guide developed to present general information about the University and important policies and practices. Read the handbook.

A collection of faculty housing policies, programs, and announcements, maintained by the Office of the Executive Vice Provost. Review the collection.  

This policy establishes a set of guidelines and requirements for planning international travel and covers international Columbia Travel. Read the policy.

Policies and Procedures for the Appointment of Officers of Instruction, Research, and the Libraries. Review the policies.


The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research offers numerous guides and resources to staying compliant while conducting research. Read more.

Review policies that govern travel and expense at Columbia University. Read more.

A growing collection of Columbia University policies. Read more.