Athletics - Archives 2016-17

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The True Blue Ticket Package is On Sale Now!
Athletics 03/20/2017

The True Blue ticket package is the best value for our best fans! The package includes season tickets for the 2017-2018 school year to Columbia Football, and Men's and Women's Basketball.

Prominent Columbians
Athletics 03/14/2017

This list is only a snapshot of prominent Columbia University alumni. For a complete listing, click this link. Also, the University celebrated its 250th year anniversary in 2004 and listed 250 of its graduates "ahead of their time," at this link and top-30 attendees at this link.

To Prospective Columbia Student-Athletes
Athletics 03/09/2017

Thank you for your interest in Columbia Athletics. On this page you will find important information and resources designed to educate prospective student-athletes and their families regarding NCAA recruiting rules and eligibility requirements. Please do not hesitate to contact the Compliance Office if you need further guidance.

#OnlyHere: New York City
Athletics 03/09/2017

THERE'S ONLY ONE NEW YORK CITY! Financial Capital of the World, Cultural Capital of the World, Best Skyline, Best Entertainment, Best Food, Most Landmarks, Best People, Best Schools, Best Parks, Best Architecture

#OnlyHere: Columbia Athletics
Athletics 03/09/2017

#OnlyHere focuses on its assortment of advantages to the Columbia student-athlete with emphasis on its extraordinary location in world-class New York City, unparalleled academic and career opportunities, an elite-level athletic performance program and "built to win" foundation in facilities and personnel.

Student-Athletes Attend Sports Industry Conference
Athletics 03/08/2017

Two Columbia University student-athletes—women's soccer player Natalie Ambrose ‘18CC and women's swimmer Trudi Patrick '17CC—attended the Sports Industry Networking and Career Conference held February 24-25 in Washington, D.C.

Schiller, Lomax Selected as Legends of Ivy League Basketball
Athletics 03/06/2017

The Ivy League has selected Columbia Hall of Famers Jonathan Schiller '69CC and Judie Lomax '10BC as Legends of Ivy League Basketball.

Student-Athlete Impact Month Feature: Rhys Williams, '17CC
Athletics 02/28/2017

Welcome to our series on Student-Athlete Impact! Throughout the month of February, you will be hearing from some of our student-athletes as they tell their stories of their time here at Columbia. Today we profile soccer player Rhys Williams, our final student-athlete story during February.

Enrichment Services Report Shows Growth in Support Areas
Athletics 02/27/2017

A fall 2016 semester report released by the Columbia Athletics Office of Enrichment Services this week reveals growth and prosperity in nearly all areas of student-athlete support services, including career development, academic support, alumni engagement, and programming. This news comes a few weeks after the Office of Enrichment Services announced that 98 percent of its Class of 2016 student-athlete graduates found full-time employment, are enrolled in a graduate school of their choice, or have secured other post-graduate plans.

Columbia Athletics Celebrates Black History Month; Leslie Fitzpatrick '01CC
Athletics 02/24/2017

Men's Soccer star Leslie "Tiger" Fitzpatrick left a lasting impact at Columbia, one that is still felt today. Fitzpatrick still holds coveted spots in the Columbia record books including #9 on all time career goals, #3 for single season assists, #3 for career assists, and #7 for career points. During his career at Columbia he was a four-time All-Ivy and two-time All-Region honoree.

Columbia Athletics Hosts Young Alumni Networking Night
Athletics 02/23/2017

The Office of Enrichment Services hosted its second annual Young Alumni Networking Night on Monday, February 13 in the Dodge Fitness Center Blue Gym. Student-athletes from all class years took advantage of the opportunity, while alumni represented a variety of industries including tech, marketing, finance, law, sports and business attended the event.

Columbia Athletics Celebrates Black History Month; Dr. Albert J. Thompson '54CC
Athletics 02/22/2017

In recent years, the sport of track & field has evolved. New shoes, new gear, new training surfaces, new training methods and an influx of talented athletes to the Columbia Athletics program have led to an essential re-writing of the Columbia track & field record books. But there is one name that has withstood the test of time: Dr. Albert J. Thompson, whose throwing records have remained untouched for over six decades.