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Columbia Global Policy Initiative 

Columbia University in the City of New York

91 Claremont Avenue, Suite 513, New York, NY 10027 USA

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Columbia Global Offices are located at The Riverside Church, inside the MLK wing on the 5th floor, on the south side of The Riverside Church on W 120th Street between Claremont Avenue and Riverside Drive. The private entryway is located to the left of the parking garage exit. View the full campus map online or download directions.

Walking Directions
From the 116th Street (Columbia University) subway station, walk north to W 120th Street. Turn left onto W 120th Street and walk west until you reach the south side of The Riverside Church. Enter the private entrance to the left of the parking garage exit. Upon entering, inform the security guard that you are visiting the Columbia Global offices on the 5th floor. The security guard will direct you to a private elevator to your right. Upon exiting the elevator, turn right. If the door is not open, use the telephone and directory near the entrance to call a staff member to meet you.

Subway Directions
Take #1 train to 116th Street (Columbia University) subway station. View the NYC subway service status.

Bus Directions
Four bus lines (M4, M11, M5 and M104) serve the Columbia/Morningside Heights area. View the NYC bus map.

Driving Directions
From South: Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at 96th Street and proceed east, turning immediately left (north) on the first light at Riverside Drive. Proceed north on Riverside Drive for 24 blocks to The Riverside Church. In addition to street parking on Riverside Drive and Broadway (metered), there is a parking garage on W 120th Street inside the Riverside Church on the north side of the street.

From North: Exit the Henry Hudson Parkway at 125th Street and proceed east, turning immediately right (south) onto Riverside Drive. Take the first left turn onto Tiemann Place and the first right onto Claremont Avenue. Proceed south on Claremont Avenue for three blocks to 120th Street. Turn right onto 120th Street and you will have arrived. See above for parking recommendations.