Your Columbia Connection

Since 1901, the Columbia University Club of New York has been a social, intellectual, cultural, recreational, and professional center of activity for its members. CUCNY is a private social club for alumni of the twenty schools and divisions of Columbia University, Barnard College, Teachers College, and affiliate schools.

Join the Club

As a member, you will have access to a full range of amenities and services at The Penn Club (subject to separate membership dues), including exclusive events with fellow Columbians, beautifully appointed guest rooms, fine and casual dining, private event and banquet facilities, a fitness center and much more. You can also take advantage of reciprocal club privileges at other top clubs around the world.

The quicker you sign up, the sooner you can begin taking advantage of everything the Columbia Club of New York’s partnership has to offer, including University programming.

Become a member today.

Special Memberships

Graduating Undergraduates 2020

‘An Empire Sate of Mind’ Tribute to Columbia’s Graduates.

The Class of 2020 will receive full membership in the Columbia University Club of New York, the Penn Club, and the Palestra Fitness Center at no cost (July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021).

Club membership year is July 1 to June 30. As our gift to you, your Columbia University Club membership will begin as soon as your membership is accepted.

Your application should be submitted here.
Verification of the information on the application will be conducted during the membership acceptance process. Please allow two weeks for processing.

Questions? [email protected]

Tour the Penn Club

Clubhouse tour are currently cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Watch the Columbia University Club website for updates.

When the resume, tours will begin in the lobby at 12:30 p.m. Individual tours can be scheduled by contacting [email protected]